Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Thu Oct 4 20:36:34 PDT 2001

On Thu, Oct 04, 2001 at 06:43:19PM +0200, Nils Magnus Eide Englund wrote:
> I'm trying to install findutils-4.1 on my LFS system but I get the error
> below when I'm compiling it. I can compile it successfully when
> I compile it on my regular slack install (when I'm not chrooted
> to the LFS install directory) when I'm logged in as my user, but I get
> the same error when I compile as root. I have tried compiling
> both with root and a user on my LFS install, but I get the same error.
> Any ideas?

So on slackware you get a failure as root, but a success with as

please run "export" and show us it's output, both as non-root, as root and
as root inside chroot. I'd like to see if anything is different that may be
causing it.

Also, please send us findutils's configure script output, it could help.

Gerard Beekmans

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