first pass GCC bootstrap problem
nic_bowes at hotmail.com
Sat Feb 24 06:45:56 PST 2007
----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Staub" <chris at beaker67.com>
To: "LFS Support List" <lfs-support at linuxfromscratch.org>
Sent: Friday, February 23, 2007 3:24 PM
Subject: Re: first pass GCC bootstrap problem
>> Excellent! did exactly as you said and it's solved the problem. I am
>> however having a hard time deleting the source and build directories.
>> If I do "rmdir -v --ignore-fail-on-non-empty gcc-build/", it prints
>> "rmdir: removing directory, gcc-build/" but does nothing and returns
>> the promt immediatly. Same for the binutils-build. Is there something
>> i'm missing or should this work?
> That's because rmdir only removes empty directories, so it won't
> gcc-build if it's not empty...
> ignore each failure that is solely because a
> is non-empty
Oh ok, you can probably guess I haven't been using linux that long. It
always seems so obvious when it's pointed out. I feel embarrased now! ;)
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