[blfs-dev] Glibc-2.18, pt_chown and terminal emulators

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Mon Aug 19 08:10:00 PDT 2013


Ragnar Thomsen wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 19, 2013 at 4:29 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I'm not sure what explanation you have in mind.  I suspect that the
>> problem may be if the tty gid differs from the value in fstab:
>>
>> devpts /dev/pts  devpts gid=5,mode=620 0 0
>
> The configure explanation says:
> "This changes the location of the pt_chown program from its default of
> /usr/libexec to /usr/lib/glibc."
>
> The pt_chown program is no longer installed, so this explanation is invalid.

Oh, OK.  I thought you were talking about the Creating Essential Files 
section.  There is still a directory, /usr/lib/glibc/getconf, but I 
don't know if that is governed by --libexecdir or not.  If not, then we 
can remove the --libexecdir option completely.

   -- Bruce



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