When we compile software from source code on Linux system, header file missing is an issue which will happen frequently. Just like this error message:
Usually, you may copy the keyword from error message and search on Google, try to find some missing packages we need to install. But we have a better an unified solution,
apt-file is for fixing this kind of issue.
apt-file firstly with these command:
Then search the header file with it:
Ok, we get the package name we are missing, install it with
apt-get and problem will be solved.
Another useful command to list files installed by a DEB package:
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