Problem with binutils-2.14 LFS 5.0

Matthew Burgess matthew at
Sat Jan 3 01:10:03 PST 2004

On Fri, 02 Jan 2004 21:27:37 -0500
jmh <j.m.hall at> wrote:

> When I run the configure it creates the cache, checks the 
> host, traget and build system type then errors:
> ../binutils-2.14/configure: line 2206: cc: command not found
> *** The command 'cc -o conftest -g conftest.c' failed.
> *** You must set CC to a working complier (paraphrased here)
> Well the book says I have to unset some variable, one of
> which was CC.
> What should this be set to, or is there something else going on?

It shouldn't be set to anything (hence the unset instruction).  Did you
make the cc -> gcc link in the gcc instructions?



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