Looping error when I run configure

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Thu Mar 8 05:28:06 PST 2007


sizo nsibande wrote:
> root:/sources/glibc-2.3.6/glibc-build#../configure --prefix=/usr
> --disable-profile --enable-add-ons --enable-kernel=2.6.0
> --libexecdir=/usr/lib/glibc
> 
> ./configure.lineno: line 139: /dev/null: No such file or directory
> ./configure.lineno: line 139: /dev/null: No such file or directory
> ./configure.lineno: line 139: /dev/null: No such file or directory
> ./configure.lineno: line 139: /dev/null: No such file or directory
> ./configure.lineno: line 139: /dev/null: No such file or directory
> ./configure.lineno: line 139: /dev/null: No such file or directory
> ./configure.lineno: line 139: /dev/null: No such file or directory
> ./configure.lineno: line 139: /dev/null: No such file or directory
> 
> I am using the liveCD-6.2.3 along with the html book version 6.2
> When I run the above command I get the ./configure error that you see.
> I have tried to follow all the steps as precisely as possible as well
> as try to use the patch on chapter 6.9
> 
> Please point me in the right direction

Does /dev/null exist? If so, what is the output of "ls -l /dev/null"?



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