Glibc-2.3.3 Seg. fault on install

Declan Moriarty declan.moriarty at gmail.com
Wed Dec 8 01:11:34 PST 2004


On Tue, 07 Dec 2004 23:27:58 +0000, Cliff McDiarmid
<cliffhanger at gardener.com> wrote:
> Hi
> 
> I've just had glibc-2.3.3 build fine(gcc-3.3.1)with 2.6.9 kernel.    But 'make check' threw up 'ISO 8851 No such file or directory' and then the install fails with:
> 
> make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/glibc-2.3.3/po'
> msgfmt -o be.mo be.po
> /bin/install -c -m 644 be.mo /usr/share/locale/be/LC_MESSAGES/libc.mo || exit 0
> msgfmt -o ca.mo ca.po
> make[2]: *** [ca.mo] Segmentation fault
> make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/glibc-2.3.3/po'
> make[1]: *** [po/subdir_install] Error 2
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/glibc-2.3.3'
> make: *** [install] Error 2
> 
> I've googled this error but the only other example is in GREEK!   Any ideas what's wrong here? Are these two errors connected.

A Segmentation fault is a memory fault.  Something crashed badly. I
would examine the 2 files by hand (ca.mo ca.po) and then try this line
by from a terminal
> msgfmt -o ca.mo ca.po

Also, it appears to be in the locales. Is this 'make install' or 'make
install locales'?

-- 
     All the Best

     Declan.



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