Newbie glibc installation timezone problem

timbo tim at
Mon Jan 20 05:26:06 PST 2003

>> I have recently finished compiling LFS however when i run tzselect
>> it cannot find the file for the timezone (Europe/London) that i select. I
>> only have 2 files in /usr/share/zoneinfo
>> Can anyone tell me what i have donr wrong?

>It sounds like perhaps you missed the "echo cross-compiling no" line
>when you did your glibc installation. This is the usual cause of the
>zoneinfo stuff not being installed. Try just recompiling glibc again -
>it should properly detect that you're not making a cross-compiler this


That fixed it. I forgot the hyphen in cross-compiling!

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