help installing glibc

Chris Lingard chris at
Mon Nov 4 12:14:39 PST 2002

Chris Hull wrote:

> I'm working my way through the book and have hit a snag.  I'm
> working in chapter 6 now and am trying to install glibc.  I'm
> getting an error message:
> configure: error: GNU libc must be compiled using GNU CC

Check the egrep program is static, and working.  You can do
ldd  $LFS/static/bin/egrep and  $LFS/static/bin/egrep --help

If it is wrong, then install package grep, from chapter 5, again.
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