[lfs-support] GCC-4.6.2 on 32 bit Mint13 mpfr error

Keiran keiranamor at hotmail.com
Sun Aug 12 13:41:40 PDT 2012

On 12/08/12 21:36, William Harrington wrote:
> On Aug 12, 2012, at 14:27 PM, Richard Melville wrote:
>> Just went through this step in linux mint 32bit in vmware and found
>> no issues.
>> That's because it's an intermittent bug.  I've just had the same
>> problem using Linux Mint Cinnamon 64 bit.  Sometimes the error
>> message appears and sometimes it doesn't.  If you look back through
>> the posts in the mailing list you will see that a number of people
>> have experienced this bug irrespective of host used.
>> Richard
> Hello Richard,
> If the person does make again, does the system continue to build?
> If so, what is their MAKEFLAGS setting or are they using make -j 2 or
> 4 or 6 or 8?
> If not, do they have to remove the gcc build and gcc source
> directories, then reextract gcc, then extract gmp, mpfr, mpc in the
> gcc source tree then create gcc-build then reconfigure? And then does
> that make it work?
> Sincerely,
> William Harrington
My MAKEFLAGS is set to -j 2 and I'm running a quad core processor.

I have tried removing the gcc-4.6.2 directory and the gcc-build 
directory, reextracted etc. multiple times to no avail.

Thank you,


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