Ch 6: Bash ignoring PATH?

Allard Welter allard at
Sat Apr 17 15:49:05 PDT 2004

On Saturday 17 April 2004 23:01, nh wrote:
> Hi,
> this is my first LFS build (5.0) and I got stuck in chapter 6,
> Installing Linux headers. I 'chroot'ed succesfully (it appeared at first
> sight) but when I run 'make mrproper' now, I get bash: /bin/make: no
> such file or directory.
> echo $PATH responds with: /bin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/usr/sbin:/tools/bin (as I
> would expect).
> make exists in /tools/bin and works fine if invoked by /tools/bin/make.
> I assume I made a stupid typo somewhere (as was the case several times
> before) but this time I can't figure it out.
> Any hints why bash seems to ignore the PATH variable?

Odd, but it isn't bash that's not paying attention I don't think. I think 
you'll find echo in /tools/bin

Have you checked the faq?

allard at

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