More on building glibc..

Ronald Hummelink maillist at hummelink.xs4all.nl
Fri Nov 7 13:21:12 PST 2003


On Fri, 2003-11-07 at 22:14, Dale Weber wrote:
> On Friday 07 November 2003 12:52 pm, Ronald Hummelink wrote:
> > Glibc installation
> > Before starting to install Glibc, you must cd into the glibc-2.3.2
> > directory and unpack Glibc-linuxthreads in that directory, not in the
> > directory where you usually unpack all the sources.
> >
> > see: http://lfs.oregonstate.edu/lfs/view/stable/chapter05/glibc.html
> 
> 	OK, ya got me there. :)  I missed that.  However, glibc-linuxthreads needs to 
> be mentioned in the section on obtaining all packages.  If I had already had 
> it, I probably would have keyed in on the paragraph that BRIEFLY mentions 
> unpacking glibc-linuxthreads into the glibc directory before trying to build 
> glibc. ;)

It is there.

> 
> 	Maybe that paragraph should be set out from the rest more, so it is 
> highlighted - anything to make it more likely to be seen since it is such an 
> important thing. :D  Just a thought to maybe make it easier on those who come 
> after me to get a good LFS built. :D

You are reading too carelessly I think :)
Only few have the prob ;)

> 
> 	And, don't forget to mention getting glibc-linuxthreads in the obtaining all 
> packages step also. :D

nah, its there still;P

> 
> 	Am I having too much fun yet? :)

Oh yes >:)

> 
> 	I'm planning to eventually use an LFS based setup to do deveopment for a 
> robotics project I want to start on soon. :D  Maybe do my own embedded thing 
> with an LFS based setup.

Good luck! ;)

> 
> 	8-Dale
> 
> > Linux is like a small snowball rolling downhill. Microsoft is just
> > waiting down the mountain...
> 
> 	I love this quote, BTW!  I copied it to a file of favorite quotes. :D
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