Chap 5 - Bzip2 fails 'make'
warbirdnut at ev1.net
Wed Feb 25 20:18:53 PST 2004
Did you miss the chown command on /tools?
Atkins, Brian wrote:
>I'm slowly trudging through the 5.0 install a few hours at a time (old/slow
>machine). Last night I got to the Bzip2-1.0.2 install where you are simply
>required to 'make PREFIX=/tools install', but I get an error from make about
>not having insufficient permissions to make directory '/usr/man'.
>The only explanation that I could come up with is that I missed a step
>somewhere along the way, but I'm not sure where.
>Also, I had a question about the installation of Gawk and Coreutils. Though
>there wasn't a reference in the book about applying patches, there are two
>required patches for Coreutils and one for Gawk listed in the book (and
>included in the downloaded bundle). Are these supposed to be applied at
>this stage, or in a later chapter?
>Lastly, despite fact that this is a time consuming process, kudos to the LFS
>team for putting it all together and also for building such a detailed
>document. I wish we had tech writers with such attention to detail here at
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