Error compiling glibc

Greg Schafer gschafer at
Tue Nov 18 17:17:09 PST 2003

On Tue, Nov 18, 2003 at 02:01:38PM -0800, sreekant kodela wrote:
> I am trying to build LFS5 on my laptop which runs
> slackware 9.0 standard installation. Glibc fails to
> compile. Infact if I don't unzip tha glibc-threads

You MUST unpack the linuxthreads. Don't even think about not doing it.

> In function `__wcsmbs_load_conv':
> /mnt/lfs/sources/glibc-2.3.2/wcsmbs/wcsmbsload.c:215:
> undefined reference to `__libc_setlocale_lock'

Strange. This has never come up before, not even on google. This leads me to
believe you have somehow deviated from the book, maybe in a small way. I
cannot put my finger on it though.

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