Early fault running jhalfs-2.0 on clfs-svn

George Boudreau georgeb at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Nov 6 10:30:23 PST 2006


Dan Nicholson wrote:
> On 11/6/06, TheOldFellow <TheOldFellow at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Mon, 06 Nov 2006 09:50:46 -0500, George Boudreau wrote:
>>
>>
>> >> 
>> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 
>>
>> >> -e              Executing Cross and Temporary Tools scripts
>> >> 
>> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 
>>
>> > The '-e' is wrong. The problem is occurring before the cross/temptools
>> > phase is called.  I will pinch off a partition for an Ubuntu install 
>> and
>> > work on the problem.
>>
>>
>> More on this: Executing:
>>
>> echo -e \\t\\tExecuting  scripts
>>
>> under bash gives the right result, but sh doesn't (it includes the -e in
>> the output).
>>
>> My guess is that Ubuntu's sh isn't conforming to the sh we
>> know and [love|hate]. I'll dig some more...
>>
>> The echo built-in doesn't support -e.
> 
> Yeah, the -e is really only for bash. Perhaps you want to add the
> SHELL = bash variable to the Makefile.
   strange, '-e' has been part of the makefile since day 1.
   I will change the tab requirement.
> 
> http://www.gnu.org/software/make/manual/make.html#Choosing-the-Shell
> 
> -- 
> Dan




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