make dosn't compile (cvs 11.11)

erz ertz juhees at
Sat Nov 17 04:48:20 PST 2001

i got this ugly error when i try to compile make on my lfs:

make[2]: Entering directory `/home/src/src/m/make-3.79.1'
gcc  -g -O2  -o make  ar.o arscan.o commands.o dir.o expand.o file.o
function.o getopt.o implicit.o job.o main.o misc.o read.o remake.o
rule.o signame.o variable.o vpath.o default.o remote-stub.o version.o
getopt1.o    -lutil -lelf -lrt
/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lelf
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
make[2]: *** [make] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/src/src/m/make-3.79.1'
make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/src/src/m/make-3.79.1'
make: *** [all-recursive-am] Error 2

i followed the manual, and until now everything worked fine :(

Robert Menzel
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