Binutils 2.14 loop trouble

Jeremy Utley jeremy at
Sat Dec 4 10:38:05 PST 2004

pampano wrote:

> We're having trouble with the binutils make configure-host command. 
> The system keeps looping the following lines:
> lfs at linux:/mnt/lfs/sources/binutils-build> make configure-host
> make: Warning: File `../binutils-2.14/' has modification 
> time 1e+08 s
> in the future

This is your problem.  Your clock on your machine is set incorrectly, 
causing the endless loop.  Use the date command to properly set the 
clock, then remove and re-extract the binutils source code, and you'll 
be fine.


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