[gmx-users] trying to install gromacs on linux single processor

Jussi Lehtola jussi.lehtola at helsinki.fi
Thu Aug 12 11:50:45 CEST 2010

On Thu, 12 Aug 2010 15:01:31 +0530
Anamika Awasthi <aawasthi28 at gmail.com> wrote:

> hello all,
>  I am trying to install new version  of gromacs on linux single
> processor, getting this error
>  ./configure --enable-threads --enable-float
> checking build system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu
> checking host system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu
> checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
> checking whether build environment is sane... configure: error: newly
> created file is older than distributed files!
> Check your system clock

So do what is said - your system clock time is incorrect.

To fix this, run

# date [MMDDhhmm[[CC]YY][.ss]

or, you can just fetch the time from a NTP server with

# ntpdate 0.pool.ntp.org
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Department of Physics, University of Helsinki, Finland
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