Stupid question

Richard Hamilton warbirdnut at ev1.net
Tue Apr 20 20:56:34 PDT 2004


In 5.0 I built in ../binutils-2.14/binutils-build .

gulrs wrote:

>Linux From Scratch: Version 5.1-pre1
>
>http://lfs.crash404.com/lfs/view/test/chapter05/binutils-pass1.html
>
>The Binutils documentation recommends building Binutils outside of the
>source directory in a dedicated build directory:
>
>mkdir ../binutils-build
>cd ../binutils-build
>
>    Note: If you want the SBU values listed in the rest of the book to
>be of any use, you will have to measure the time it takes to build
>this package. To achieve this easily, you could do something like:
>time { ./configure ... && ... && ... && make install; }.
>
>Now prepare Binutils for compilation:
>
>../binutils-2.14/configure --prefix=/tools --disable-nls
>
>So, my question is:
>Where should I create binutils-build? /mnt/lfs? or /mnt/lfs/tools?
>Where should I unpack Binutils-2.14? In binutils-build?
>
>Thanks
>
>
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