ncurses-5.3 configure problem - solved

Jeremy Larner jeremy.larner at
Wed Jan 1 19:04:27 PST 2003

Never mind.  I sorted it out.  Id been using the wrong parameters for 
optimization.  It appears my CPU is not what I thought it was...

Yours (feeling slightly ripped off...),


Jeremy Larner wrote:
> Thanks Gerard.  That sorted it.  Does this mean that I can't use 
> optimize flags with gawk?  Or if I wait until I've finished, and then 
> reinstall it on my new LFS system, should it be okay to compile it with 
> the optimization flags again?  I understand the optimization is a bit of 
> a tricky process, so if you've no idea, don't worry about it.  Just 
> thought maybe I could pick you brain...
> Thanks again,
> Jeremy
> Gerard Beekmans wrote:
>> On December 31, 2002 02:00 am, Jeremy Larner wrote:
>>> ./config.status: line 1242: 8214 Illegal instruction     $AWK -f
>>> $srcdir/mk-0th.awk libname="${cf_dir}${LIB_SUFFIX}"
>>> subsets="$LIB_SUBSETS" $srcdir/$cf_dir/modules >>$cf_dir/Makefile
>> It seems that awk failed to run. Try to reinstall the Gawk package in 
>> chapter 5. If you used any compiler optimizations, disable them before 
>> attempting to install gawk again.

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