glibc 2.2.4 configure problem

Jeroen Coumans jeroencoumans at
Thu Nov 1 00:53:11 PST 2001

----- Original Message -----
From: "Brent Miszalski" <tokra at>
To: <lfs-support at>
Sent: Thursday, November 01, 2001 9:43 PM
Subject: glibc 2.2.4 configure problem

> After getting to here
> glibc.html and following the instructions I get this error message:

< snip >

> checking for assembler global-symbol directive... UNKNOWN
> configure: error: cannot determine asm global directive
This is a problem with binutils. Go back to chapter 5 and reinstall it. Make
sure that it's statically linked.
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