To compile Fail-Safe C compiler, the following components are required:
Under Debian GNU/Linux version 4.0 (etch), most of those software can be installed using standard package systems. The name of the packages are:
After downloaded the source code, invoke "./configure" and "make" commands at the top of the downloaded directory.
The script "driver/fscc" in the downloaded source file is the main driver of the Fail-Safe C system.
You can install it to the system directory using "make intstall" command (by default, it will be installed as /usr/local/bin/fscc).
Alternatively, you can directly invoke the drier script inside the compiled source tree.
Once compilation is succeed, proceed to the usage page.