LFS 6.5 - 8.3.1

Johnneylee Rollins johnneylee.rollins at gmail.com
Wed Jan 27 23:13:41 PST 2010

On Wed, Jan 27, 2010 at 10:57 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> Johnneylee Rollins wrote:
>> On Wed, Jan 27, 2010 at 2:24 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Johnneylee Rollins wrote:
>>>> root:/sources/linux- make LANG=en_US.UTF-8 LC_ALL= menuconfig
>>>>   HOSTCC  scripts/basic/fixdep
>>>> scripts/basic/fixdep.c: In function ‘traps’:
>>>> gcc: error trying to exec 'as': execvp: No such file or directory
>>>> make[1]: *** [scripts/basic/fixdep] Error 1
>>>> make: *** [scripts_basic] Error 2
>>>> root:/sources/linux-
>>>> That's what I got when I tried to run the first command. Does this
>>>> mean that GCC is broken?
>>>> What should I do from here? Everything else went brilliantly.
>>> It looks like it can't find the assembler.  You should have /usr/bin/as.
>>>  That's built as a part of binutils.
>> So, since I can't find it, what should I do? Can I safely reinstall binutils?
> You should investigate why it's missing.  When you rebuild binutils,
> change the install to
> make DESTDIR=/tmp/binutils install
> and check the files there against what you have in /usr/bin.
I reinstalled binutils, I hadn't gotten your message yet. as is
present now, as well as everything else. I'm sorry I didn't wait, it
would have been good to figure out why.

sorry about that


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