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I tried to install Hamachi this morning. However, when running "make install", I got the error: "install: cannot run strip: No such file or directory" Where do I get the strip binary? It's not in any of the repositories I have on my system.

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Should be part of the GNU binutils package.

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Having a look at the rpm contents on, strip is part of binutils as stated by TCampbell but you might need libc6 or libc6-dev installed also

pbone is a nice site for finding rpm's, it can be found here

hope that helps

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A good way of finding out required dependencies is zypper. For instance

$ zypper what-provides /usr/bin/strip
Loading repository data...
Reading installed packages...
S | Name     | Type    | Version  | Arch | Repository       
i | binutils | package | 2.19-9.3 | i586 | openSUSE-11.1-Oss

Admittedly you needed to know that it's /usr/bin/strip and not strip, but that can be guessed.

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