lfs-6.5 Chapter 6.33 automake

Stephan Jansen stephan.jansen at acoustic5.de
Tue Oct 20 12:07:16 PDT 2009


Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Stephan Jansen wrote:
>   
>> Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>     
>>> Stephan Jansen wrote:
>>>   
>>>       
>>>> Hello,
>>>> I've got some little problem regarding "make check" in chapter 6.33 
>>>> "automake" where the aclocal5-test failed. Configure and compiling went 
>>>> well.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Some Information about the system
>>>>
>>>> Host System: Debian 2.6.26-2-686
>>>> Processor Name: Intel Core 2 Duo
>>>> Processor Speed: 2.8 GHz
>>>> 4 GB RAM
>>>>
>>>> I'm a little insecured if it will be save to ignore this and to 
>>>> continue. It would be disagreeable to run into trouble after the fourth 
>>>> beginning from ground up. If someone is able to help and there is need 
>>>> for more information please tell me.
>>>> Thank you
>>>>     
>>>>         
>>> I have a failure of acloca22.test
>>>
>>> 1 of 667 tests failed
>>> (62 tests were not run)
>>>
>>> I didn't investigate the reason.
>>>
>>> See:
>>>
>>> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/pipermail/lfs-dev/2009-August/063141.html
>>>       
>
>
>   
>> Thank you for reply,
>> I read the link but I have to concede to me this as a little confusing 
>> and difficult to understand. Did you succeed in building up a running 
>> system in spite of that errors? I haven't had any test failures until yet 
>> excepted chap. 6.15-gcc where also unexpected failures were predicted by 
>> the book.
>>     
>
> The referenced email was made slightly before LFS-6.5 was released.  The bottom 
> line is that you should be able to ignore the error in a new install.  A lot of 
> time the tests are for corner conditions that will not show up in practice.
>
>    -- Bruce
>   
Thank you very much for clearing. Installation succeeded without blatant 
errors.
Stephan



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