LFS Version 6.2 - Binutils-2.16.1 - Pass 1 - compilation fails

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Sun Aug 6 04:09:10 PDT 2006

Mag. Leonhard Landrock wrote:
> Am Samstag, 5. August 2006 16:18 schrieb Randy McMurchy:
>> Mag. Leonhard Landrock wrote these words on 08/05/06 09:03 CST:
>>> I am writing some scripts for my LFS build.
>> I would abandon that effort until you know it works by simply
>> following the book. People asking for support on this list are
>> expected to be using the book, whether cut-and-paste or typing
>> the commands as shown in the book.
> That is exactly what I did some month ago. I ended up with an error that could 
> not be solved so far. 
> Compare "http://linuxfromscratch.org/pipermail/lfs-support/2006-May/030766.html".
> Then I started writing my scripts. That makes it more comfortable to restart 
> the whole process of (trying to) build LFS. ;-)
That's exactly the problem. You should *never* try automating the 
process unless you understand everything that's going on and can 
successfully build the system manually. If it's an error you can't 
solve, that's a good reason NOT to script it, at least until you know 
exactly what the error is.

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