Problems with C/c++ compiler

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at
Mon Mar 5 22:06:35 PST 2007

On 3/5/07, sizo nsibande <ooziss at> wrote:
> On 3/6/07, sizo nsibande <ooziss at> wrote:
> This is the output: lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 4 2007-02-28 10:59 /bin/sh -> dash

OK, there's a problem because the Makefiles in glibc use some bash
syntax, but they call /bin/sh by default. The way to get around this
is to add SHELL=/bin/bash every time you call make for glibc. This is
only a problem in Ch. 5 since /bin/sh -> bash in Ch. 6. This is on the
errata for 6.2.


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