Configure problems with glibc-2.2.5

Greg Schafer gschafer at
Fri Oct 18 05:02:33 PDT 2002

On Fri, Oct 18, 2002 at 01:33:39PM +0200, Christoph Berg wrote:
> Hello,
> I've problems configuring glibc-2.2.5.
> I run the command given in Chapter 6 of the LFS Book Version 4.
> Configure runs, but then break of with this error message:
> checking for assembler global-symbol directive... UNKNOWN
> configure: error: cannot determine asm global directive
> I think it has something to do with kernel asm-headers, but I used the
> commands given in the kernel part, to copy and built the assembler and
> header files.

Hmmm, it is in the FAQ...

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