Installing LinuxCNC-simulator from source

The upstream of LinuxCNC pitch for installation on Ubuntu / Debian explains how to install on ubuntu

There they have used dpkg-checkbuilddeps which is specific to debian family.

Is there any equivalent to **dpkg-checkbuilddeps **in openSUSE

LinuxCNC source can obtained from

I don’t think so, but you really don’t need it, it’s probably a script that parses the configure file.
It’s sufficient to run


from the root dir and read the terminal output, if a dependency is missing you’ll get an error message, the you can install it by getting the appropriate *-devel package.

./configure --help 

also helps getting that info.
I know reading errors from the terminal is not that fun but you can always see the readme file and install dependencies.