Problem with bsetbg

Greg Turpin gregturp at
Thu Sep 27 06:47:12 PDT 2001

On Thursday 27 September 2001 12:38 am, you wrote:
> I compiled blackbox and after that I want to use bsetbg I get the error
> that grep couldn't be found, and that I have to set the path to grep in my
> PATH. Well everything seems ok to me. Grep is working fine and stands on
> the right place. If I try to run the binary of bsetbg which is working fine
> in debian, I get the same error. Even if I only want to know what version
> bsetbg is. It also don't work if I use the grep binary from my debian
> install. So, I'm stuck now.. maybe someone got an idea what was wrong. Am I
> missing some libraries or something like that?

bsetbg is doing a "which grep" and not getting anything back.
Try that command from the command line.
Which does not come with the basic LFS - you need to install

I recommend looking at the "which" hint on the lfs-hints

That will solve your problem.

Greg Turpin

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