jhalfs-trunk problems?

lfs at peram.org lfs at peram.org
Tue Feb 20 09:18:24 PST 2007

Per Arne Munthe wrote:
> David Barron wrote:
>> George Boudreau wrote:
>>> David Barron wrote:
>>>> I'm trying the jhalfs-trunk for the first time and I'm running into 
>>>> something I don't know how to get around.  I've encountered it for a 
>>>> couple of things but for example let's say I want to build ntp from 
>>>> the BLFS svn edition.  I select ntp in the menu and exit.  I get 
>>>> asked if what I've selected is right and I type yes, etc etc etc.
>>>> Finally I get this:
>>>> Generating ntp dependencies tree...
>>>> ...done
>>>> Generating ntp-index.xml ...done
>>>> Generating <ntp> HTML book from <blfs-xml>
>>>> xml files ...make: *** [menuconfig] Error 5
>>>> Did I miss a dependency?
>>>   my mistake.. jhalfs/BLFS is not broken.. I am :-)
>>>   I was able to run the scripts with no problem and generate a ntp 
>>> Makefile.
>>>   Did you see a ntp directory inside the $HOME/blfs-root directory?
> [snip]
> Is this a problem with my installation, or has the files moved at 
> sourceforge ?
Found the answer to this myself.  My installation is hosed.  Confirmed 
this by starting the "old" version of LFS, and was able to generate 
makefile without errors. 

Any pointers on where my mistake is is welcomed.


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