Glibc Error

Fri Jan 28 08:18:56 PST 2005

>ok i tried installing it this is what I got:

Where are you in the book?  Are you chrooted or are you installing the fresh copy?
>CC="gcc" /usr/bin/perl scripts/ /sources/glibc-build/
>cannot find -lcidn
>collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
>Execution of gcc failed!
>The script has found some problems with your installation!
>Please read the FAQ and the README file and check the following:
>- Did you change the gcc specs file (necessary after upgrading from
>  Linux libc5)?
>- Are there any symbolic links of the form to old libraries?

Looks like you are trying to install in your system lib and not your lfs partition lib.

>  Links like -> (where is an old library) are
> should point to the newly installed glibc file - and there should be
>  only one such link (check e.g. /lib and /usr/lib)
>You should restart this script from your build directory after you've
>fixed all problems!
>Btw. the script doesn't work if you're installing GNU libc not as your
>primary library!
>make[1]: *** [install] Error 1
>make[1]: Leaving directory `/sources/glibc-2.3.4-20041011'
>make: *** [install] Error 2
>On Friday 28 January 2005 12:05 am, tom wrote:
>> rt/tst-timer4.out
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