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asked 2020-03-19 11:14:51 -0500

Utsav gravatar image

make build/make/Makefile --stop

make[1]: Entering directory '/home/user/Can't Think of a Name/SageMath'

rm -f config.log

mkdir -p logs/pkgs

ln -s logs/pkgs/config.log config.log

./config.status: line 475: syntax error near unexpected token `)'

./config.status: line 475: *\'*) ac_optarg=$as_echo "$ac_optarg" | sed "s/'/'\\\\''/g"` ;;'

If you would like to try to build Sage anyway (to help porting),

export the variable 'SAGE_PORT' to something non-empty.

Makefile:39: recipe for target 'build/make/Makefile' failed

make[1]: * [build/make/Makefile] Error 1

make[1]: Leaving directory '/home/user/Can't Think of a Name/SageMath'

Makefile:31: recipe for target 'base-toolchain' failed

make: * [base-toolchain] Error 2

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answered 2020-03-23 04:06:13 -0500

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Maybe the issue is due to the blank spaces or ' in the name of the directory in which you are installing SageMath:

/home/user/Can't Think of a Name/SageMath

Could you retry in a directory the name of which does not contain any blank space nor ' character?

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