opencv3 build failing with linuxbrew

asked 2015-10-08 13:01:03 -0600

athundt gravatar image

updated 2015-10-08 13:02:10 -0600

I'm trying to build opencv3 with linuxbrew with the standalone setup on ubuntu 14.04, and it seems to be failing. I've recorded the relevant gist-logs which save all of the command line commands and debug output.

To reproduce the error from scratch create a vanilla ubuntu installation (I was using a VM with vmware tools) and run the following script from ahundt/homebrew-robotics which automates the linuxbrew setup and goes through opencv3 installation (this takes quite a while because all dependencies are built from scratch):

bash <(curl -fsSL

The opencv3 install command of the above script is failing seemingly on the opencv3 python setup step. Here is the error:

hbr@homebrew-robotics:~$ brew install opencv3 --with-contrib --c++11 -v
[100%] Built target opencv_perf_stitching
make[2]: Leaving directory '/tmp/opencv320151007-99937-11ogpj9/opencv-3.0.0/macbuild'
CMakeFiles/Makefile2:13078: recipe for target 'modules/python2/CMakeFiles/opencv_python2.dir/all' failed
make[1]: *** [modules/python2/CMakeFiles/opencv_python2.dir/all] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory '/tmp/opencv320151007-99937-11ogpj9/opencv-3.0.0/macbuild'
Makefile:152: recipe for target 'all' failed
make: *** [all] Error 2
==> Formula
Tap: homebrew/homebrew-science
Path: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/Library/Taps/homebrew/homebrew-science/opencv3.rb
==> Configuration
HEAD: 512d47d84e9eca54071a6cd69ba1c92d1f575b3d
Last commit: 2 hours ago
HOMEBREW_PREFIX: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew
HOMEBREW_REPOSITORY: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew
HOMEBREW_CELLAR: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/Cellar
CPU: quad-core 64-bit 6
OS X: 0-x86_64
Xcode: N/A
Clang: N/A
X11: N/A
System Ruby: 2.2.3 => /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/Cellar/ruby/2.2.3/bin/ruby
Perl: /usr/bin/perl
Python: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/bin/python => /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/Cellar/python/2.7.10_2/bin/python2.7
Ruby: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/bin/ruby => /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/Cellar/ruby/2.2.3/bin/ruby
Java: N/A
==> ENV
CC: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/bin/gcc-5 => /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/Cellar/gcc/5.2.0/bin/gcc-5
CXX: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/bin/g++-5 -std=c++11
OBJC: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/bin/gcc-5
OBJCXX: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/bin/g++-5
CFLAGS: -Os -w -pipe -march=core2
CXXFLAGS: -Os -w -pipe -march=core2
CPPFLAGS: -isystem/home/hbr/.linuxbrew/include
LDFLAGS: -L/home/hbr/.linuxbrew/lib -Wl,--dynamic-linker=/home/hbr/.linuxbrew/opt/glibc/lib/ -Wl,-rpath,/home/hbr/.linuxbrew/lib
CMAKE_PREFIX_PATH: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew
PKG_CONFIG_LIBDIR: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/lib/pkgconfig
PATH: /home/hbr/.linuxbrew/bin:/home/hbr/.linuxbrew/bin:/home/hbr/.linuxbrew/bin:/home/hbr/.linuxbrew/sbin:/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games:/usr/local/games:/home/hbr/.linuxbrew/Library/ENV/scm

Error: homebrew/science/opencv3 3.0.0 did not build

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there is an "official" way to build opencv on linux , please use that instead

berak gravatar imageberak ( 2015-10-10 05:22:44 -0600 )edit

@berak I can't, the dependencies that come with ubuntu by default are too old so the next library utilizing opencv and other libraries won't compile with the default ubuntu packages!

athundt gravatar imageathundt ( 2015-10-12 16:25:21 -0600 )edit