glibc build error 1 & 2

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at
Sat Nov 21 21:26:30 PST 2009

Kyle Brennan wrote:
>> Date: Sat, 21 Nov 2009 22:52:19 -0600 From: bruce.dubbs at 
>> To: lfs-support at Subject: Re: glibc build error
>> 1 & 2
>> Kyle Brennan wrote:
>>> i did the liinux headers step and didnt get any errors.  the
>>> problem is probably because i am using ubuntu 9.10 and that has
>>> newer versions on the host system.  that probably caused a
>>> compatability issue.  im going to retry this with 6.5 and see if
>>> that works.
>> Be sure to also check all needed packages and links IAW

> checked that and ran the file and all checked out
> except for "makeinfo"  but the pdf says nothing about makeinfo as a
> req.  

What pdf?   makeinfo is a part of texinfo and that is needed.
I may need to add a comment to the hot requirements part of the book 
that we check for the texinfo package by checking the version number of 

> im running the wget file as we speak and all seems well.  its
> ok if i wget them directly to $LFS/sources right?


   -- Bruce

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