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> On Jan 20, 2015, at 2:09 AM, Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo <> wrote:
>> Hello. I am running on Ubuntu and just tried to compile Lua but received
>> the following error message:
>> lua.c:78:31: fatal error: readline/readline.h: No such file or directory
> The readme at says:
>   "If you're running Linux and get compilation errors,
>    make sure you have installed the readline development package”

How about adding “typically named deadline-dev” since many (including me the first time I hit this) will not know the name of the package, and apt-get doesn’t exactly make it easy to discover.