first pass GCC bootstrap problem

Nick Bowes nic_bowes at
Thu Feb 22 09:51:26 PST 2007

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Dan Nicholson" <dbn.lists at>
To: "LFS Support List" <lfs-support at>
Sent: Thursday, February 22, 2007 1:02 AM
Subject: Re: first pass GCC bootstrap problem

> On 2/21/07, Nick Bowes <nic_bowes at> wrote:
>> make[1]: Entering directory
>> `/gcc-build/gcc-4.0.3/build-i686-pc-linux-gnu/libiberty'
> I don't know if this will help, but these directories aren't laid out
> correctly. You should have gcc-build and gcc-4.0.3 at the same level.
> You should probably not put the sources directly in / or /tools,
> either. This tends to mess up the build files. Following the book,
> you'd have:
> /sources/gcc-4.0.3
> /sources/gcc-build
> and you'd start in gcc-4.0.3 before executing the commands on the 
> page.

Thanks Dan, I'll give this a shot tonight when I have the chance. I was 
if I'd got a little confused with the whole directory structure part!?


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