problems with installing bash-2.05a under chroot

Chris Lingard chris at
Mon Jan 13 10:07:16 PST 2003

Thomas Heimroth wrote:

> I want to install an lfs system 4.0:
> The error message is after execute the line
> ./configure --prefix=/usr --bindir=/bin
> [...]
> checking shared object configuration for loadable builtins... supported
> configure: creating ./config.status
> config.status: creating Makefile
> config.status: creating builtins/Makefile
> config.status: error: cannot find input file: builtins/
> What is wrong here?
> And an other short question? When I have installed the whole package under
> the chroot-environment, can I removed the whole directory of the package,
> when nothing goes wrong?

You should have been deleting these source directories, once you have
finished with them.  Delete them now,  you can leave the linux source.

Unpack clean source and try again with bash

> The reason is, that I have only 1,5 GB place, and at the compiling of
> perl, it comes the message, that not enough disc-space exists.

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