More on building glibc..

Ronald Hummelink maillist at
Fri Nov 7 11:51:25 PST 2003

On Fri, 2003-11-07 at 20:49, Dale Weber wrote:
> 	OK, here are the latest messages I am getting when I try to build glibc, 
> after pointing configure at the kernel headers for my kernel:
> *** On GNU/Linux systems it is normal to compile GNU libc with the
> *** `linuxthreads' add-on.  Without that, the library will be
> *** incompatible with normal GNU/Linux systems.
> *** If you really mean to not use this add-on, run configure again
> *** using the extra parameter `--disable-sanity-checks'.
> 	I am unsure as to whether I should disable the sanity checks or not, so would 
> appreciate advice.

This one is in the FAQ

> 	I will try it and see what happens.  I thought LFS already included the 
> linuxthreads.  OR, is this something I have to have installed on my RedHat 9 
> setup in order to continue?  I'm a little cornfuzzled here. :)  OK, maybe a 
> lot.. :D
> 	8-Dale
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