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Sat Nov 8 08:24:11 PST 2003
On Sat, 2003-11-08 at 17:20, Dale Weber wrote:
> On Saturday 08 November 2003 7:15 am, garrett rogers wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I have downloaded all ofthe files for the LFS system. But iam confused
> > on the installation of Glibc. it says that it wants it to installed into a
> > different build directory but i dont konw how to do that. Thanks,
> > G
> I believe what it wants is for you to use a separate build directory, which
> is easy enough. For my builds, I create a separeate directory called 'build'
> right where I downloaded all my sources.
> I have:
> $LFS/opt/sources <-- Downloaded source tarballs and untarred sources
> $LFS/opt/sources/build <-- Where my build directories for packages go
> $LFS/opt/sources/build/pkg-name <-- Build directory for given package
> So, for glibc-2.3.2, I would have $LFS/opt/sources/glibc-2.3.2 for my actual
> source and $LFS/opt/sources/build/glibc-2.3.2 for my build directory. I
> would cd into $LFS/opt/sources/build/glibc-2.3.2 and then do
> ../../glibc-2.3.2/configure (or whatever the correct configure command is) to
> configure the package, and then do whatever other commands needed to actually
> build it there.
> It really IS easier than it is to explain. :D I hope this helps at least
> some. :)
in fact it is as easy as following the book; the book tells you to jump
into the unpacked directory for all packages. then for glibc it starts
out by creating ../glibc-build and then cd ../glibc-build
then it tells you to start ../glibc-2.3.2/configure <options>
So it turns down to FBBG (Follow book, book good)
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