AMBER Archive (2004)

Subject: AMBER: Compiling Amber 8

From: Beale, John (
Date: Mon Apr 12 2004 - 08:44:25 CDT

I have been trying to compile Amber 8 on a Pentium 4 system with the Redhat Linux 9 operating system. Let me begin by stating that Amber 7 compiled "out of the box" on this machine and works fine. Every time I execute the "make serial" command in the Amber 8 installation instructions this is what happens:

[jbeale_at_PS3030 src]$ ./configure -p4 ifort
AMBERHOME is set to /home/jbeale/amber8
Setting up Amber configuration file for architecture: ifort
Using parallel communications library: none
The MKL_HOME environment variable is not defined.
    The MKL is recommended for optimal performance.
The configuration file, config.h, was successfully created.
[jbeale_at_PS3030 src]$ make serial
Starting installation of Amber8 (serial) at Mon Apr 12 08:25:30 CDT 2004.
mkdir ../exe
mkdir: cannot create directory `../exe': File exists
make: [serial] Error 1 (ignored)
cd lib; make install
make[1]: Entering directory `/home/jbeale/amber8/src/lib'
cpp -traditional -P -I/home/jbeale/amber8/src/include new2oldparm.f > _new2oldparm.f
ifort -c -w95 -tpp7 -mp1 -O0 -o new2oldparm.o _new2oldparm.f
make[1]: ifort: Command not found
make[1]: *** [new2oldparm.o] Error 127
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/jbeale/amber8/src/lib'
make: *** [serial] Error 2

Can anyone help me understand what is going on here and suggest a fix? Thanks!

John Beale
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