extracting gcc-4.03.tar.bz2: no space left on device
chris at beaker67.com
Wed Jan 3 09:34:37 PST 2007
Max Tilford wrote:
> I am running the LFS live CD 6.2 and following the
> I have gotten to chapter 5.4 without a hitch but when
> I try to uncompress gcc-4.0.3.tar.bz2 it produces a
> long string of errors saying
> "cannot create directory '...' No space left on
> I am installing LFS on a 120 gigabyte hard drive, all
> one partition. I also tried to do this on my other
> hard drives, but I got the same error. The only
> problem I can think of is lack of RAM. I have 512 mb
> and have mounted a 5 gigabyte swap.
> Am I doing something really stupid?
> Any advice?
> Max Tilford
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Most likely you're trying to unpack the sources from their original
location in /lfs-sources, which is part of the CDROM and is in RAM. Try
copying the sources elsewhere, like the book's suggested location
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