Re: AMBER: compiling on SGI

From: Scott Brozell <>
Date: Thu, 11 Mar 2004 14:24:36 -0800


On Thu, 11 Mar 2004, Beale, John wrote:

> I am trying to compile Amber 7 on a Silicon Graphics workstation running IRIX 6.5. I have followed the procedure given in the manual, but I get a fatal error. The message looks lke this:
> ld32 : FATAL 9:/ I/O error (-lblas): No such file or directory
> ***Error code 1 (bu21)
> ***Error code 1 (bu21)

Apparently you do not have the files

You can change VENDOR_BLAS to no and BLASLIB to the empty
string in your MACHINE file so Amber will build its own BLAS;
or download the appropriate MACHINE file from the SGI site, eg,
which does not use the vendor BLAS.


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