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I've download tmux and am trying to install it on Ubuntu 10.04.

$ ./configure 
Configured for Linux
$ make
cc -DBUILD="\"1.3\"" -std=c99 -D_GNU_SOURCE -D_POSIX_SOURCE -iquote.   -c -o attributes.o attributes.c
In file included from attributes.c:23:
tmux.h:30:19: error: event.h: No such file or directory
In file included from attributes.c:23:
tmux.h:831: error: field ‘name_timer’ has incomplete type
tmux.h:1025: error: field ‘key_timer’ has incomplete type
tmux.h:1086: error: field ‘event’ has incomplete type
tmux.h:1102: error: field ‘repeat_timer’ has incomplete type
tmux.h:1122: error: field ‘identify_timer’ has incomplete type
tmux.h:1125: error: field ‘message_timer’ has incomplete type
make: *** [attributes.o] Error 1
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There's no need to crosspost, especially to an inappropriate forum. –  Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams Oct 7 '10 at 5:06
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Why don't you install it from the repositories? sudo apt-get install tmux –  Dennis Williamson Oct 7 '10 at 5:29

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Install libevent-dev and ncurses-dev:

apt-get install libevent-dev ncurses-dev
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Thank you, this helped me to get it working on andLinux as well. –  Amjith Oct 29 '10 at 16:52

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