lfs 5.1.1 : groff-1.19.

Markus Mahlberg markus.mahlberg at web.de
Mon Dec 20 04:36:56 PST 2004

gregory.roche at free.fr wrote:

> Hello,
> I work on AMD 2600 with 512 RAM. I use the Mandrake 10.0.
> In the chapter 6 of Manual LFS 5.1.1, when I want configure groff, I have
> the error following :
> root:/sources/groff-1.19# PAGE=letter ./configure --prefix=/usr
> checking for gcc... gcc
> checking for C compiler default output... a.out
> checking whether the C compiler works... yes
> checking whether we are cross compiling... no
> checking for suffix of executables...
> checking for suffix of object files... o
> checking whether we are using the GNU C compiler... yes
> checking whether gcc accepts -g... yes
> checking for gcc option to accept ANSI C... none needed
> checking for g++... g++
> checking whether we are using the GNU C++ compiler... yes
> checking whether g++ accepts -g... yes
> checking that C++ compiler can compile simple program... no
> configure: error: a working C++ compiler is required
> root:/sources/groff-1.19#
> I have read the Faq but not with succes.
> Can you help me ? Have you an idea ?
> You can find my config.log with this mail.
> Thank you.

It is obvious that you didn't install the gcc-package correctly.
Have you tried reinstalling it?



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