error while make-ing binutils
Robert P. J. Day
rpjday at mindspring.com
Mon Oct 10 02:21:56 PDT 2005
On Mon, 10 Oct 2005, Andrew Benton wrote:
> sunaram wrote:
> > hi,
> > i am trying to build a linux system with lfs6.1 . my
> > host system is fedora core 4. while i try to make
> > binituils-188.8.131.52.2 i get the following error
> > message.
> If you want to build LFS on Fedora Core 4 you'll need to follow the
> development version of the book. LFS-6.1 won't compile on Core 4.
i'm assuming this is just a specific example of the more general
statement that a lot of the older software won't compile under the
newer gcc-4.x compiler, right? i went through exactly this trying to
build a toolchain using "crosstool" and, when i moved to FC4, all
kinds of things broke until i gave up on using the older software and
just went with the latest versions of everything.
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