please help

Henry K van Eyken vaneyken at
Thu Jan 29 03:57:22 PST 2004

On Thu, 2004-01-29 at 05:21, Guido Scholtes wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm building my LFS system and untill now everything went ok. I don't know
> if this is the place to ask for help. If it isn't please tell me where to
> get help?
> On the other hand, if it is, here's my problem:
> The book (lfs 5.0) want to install perl-5.8.0. Because I couldn't find this
> package I have tried to install perl-5.8.1. This doesn't work. The following
> error occurs and I don't get a chance to press 'Y'.
> > ls: x2p/util.c: No such file or directory
> > ls: x2p/util.h: No such file or directory
> > ls: x2p/walk.c: No such file or directory
> > ls: XSUB.h: No such file or directory
> > ls: xsutils.c: No such file or directory
> > You have the option of continuing the configuration process, despite the
> > distinct possibility that your kit is damaged, by typing 'y'es.  If you
> > do, don't blame me if something goes wrong.  I advise you to type 'n'o
> > and contact the author (perlbug at
> > Continue? [n] ABORTING...
> I have put an enormous amount of time in lfs so far. Please help me to get
> arround this bug?
> Greetings,
> Guido Scholtes
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for the desired version, perl-5.8.0


Henry K van Eyken <vaneyken at>

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