problem with tst-gettext, and various errors

Greg Schafer gschafer at zip.com.au
Tue Nov 25 17:26:34 PST 2003


On Sun, Nov 23, 2003 at 05:21:22PM -0500, tqbfjotld wrote:
> 
> And here is the /tools/build/glibc-build/intl/tst-gettext.out file :
> 
> test `gettext' with LANGUAGE set
> test `gettext' with LANGUAGE set
> test `dgettext' with LANGUAGE set
> test `gettext' with LC_ALL set
> test `gettext' with LC_ALL deciding
> test `dgettext' with LC_ALL deciding
> test `gettext' with LC_ALL set
> test `gettext' with LC_xxx deciding
> test `dgettext' with LC_xxx deciding
> test `dcgettext' with category == LC_MESSAGES
> test `dcgettext' with LANGUAGE == LC_TIME
> test `dcgettext' with LANGUAGE == LC_NUMERIC
> tst-gettext.c:215: setlocale (LC_ALL, ""): No such file or directory
> test `gettext' with LANG set
> test `gettext' with LANG set
> test `dgettext' with LANG set
> 
> Any idea of what is going wrong ?

The book already covers this in the text:

"The gettext test sometimes fails due to host system issues. The exact
reasons are not yet clear."

Does that answer your question? :-)

> When reading nalfs.log, I can see various Error 1 messages like :
> 
> -: make[2]: [stage1-start] Error 1 (ignored)
> -: mv intl/*.o stage1/intl
> -: mv: cannot stat `intl/*.o': No such file or directory
> -: make[2]: [stage1-start] Error 1 (ignored)
> 
> during build of gcc
> 
> and like :
> 
> -: mkdir /tools/libexec
> -: /usr/bin/install -c -m 4755 -o root 
> /mnt/lfs/tools/build/glibc-build/login/pt_chown /tools/libexec/pt_chown
> -: /usr/bin/install: cannot change ownership of 
> `/tools/libexec/pt_chown': Operation not permitted
> -: make[2]: [/tools/libexec/pt_chown] Error 1 (ignored)
> later.
> 
> and during the build of ncurse :
> -: linking libncurses.so.5.3 to libcurses.so
> -: cd /tools/lib && (rm -f libcurses.so; ln -s libncurses.so.5.3 
> libcurses.so; )
> -: test -z "" && /sbin/ldconfig
> -: /sbin/ldconfig: Can't create temporary cache file /etc/ld.so.cache~: 
> Permission denied
> -: make[1]: [install] Error 1 (ignored)

Notice the word "ignored" ?? If a build stops with an error, worry. If not,
then don't worry.



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