wrong bash version??

J. Greenlees jaqui at telus.net
Sun Nov 7 08:08:38 PST 2004

Matthias B. wrote:
> On Sat, 06 Nov 2004 21:34:27 -0800 "J. Greenlees" <jaqui at telus.net> wrote:
>>just starting to build a lfs system, version 5.1.1 of the book
>>and after setting up user and partition with no problems I run into a 
>>nice little problem.
>>error message of wrong bash version cannot execute.
>>running the configure script for binutils.
> Please post copy'n'pasted messages with context (i.e. 10 to 20 lines
> before the error) rather than telling us in your own words.
okay, but we are talking only 5 lines before error.

lfs at d142-173-80-210 lfs$echo $LFS
lfs at d142-173-80-210 lfs$cd $LFS/temp/binutils-2.14/build
lfs at d142-173-80-210 build$pwd
lfs at d142-173-80-210 build$../binutils-2.14/configure --prefix=/tools 
bash: ../binutils-2.14/configure /bin/sh: bad interpreter: permission denied
then edit configure to call bash not sh just in case
bash: ../binutils-2.14/configure /bin/bash: bad interpreter: permission 
lfs at d142-173-80-210 build$bash --version
GNU bash, version 2.05b.0(1)-release (i586-mandrake-linuc-gnu)
Copyright (C) 2002 Free Software Foundation, Inc.


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