[lfs-support] LFS v7.2 section 6.24.1 e2fsprogs

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sun Sep 9 09:51:13 PDT 2012


Israel Silberg wrote:
> Hi all,
> In section e2fsprogs install-libs I get the following error
>
> root:/sources/e2fsprogs-1.42.5/build# install-info
> --dir-file=/usr/share/info/dir /usr/share/info/com_err.info
> install-info: No such file or directory for /usr/share/info/com_err.info
>
> What can be wrong? Is it very critical or can I continue?


It's not critical, but it is puzzling.

Did the previous instructions work OK?


1. gunzip -v /usr/share/info/libext2fs.info.gz
2, install-info --dir-file=/usr/share/info/dir \
       /usr/share/info/libext2fs.info

3. makeinfo -o      doc/com_err.info ../lib/et/com_err.texinfo
4. install -v -m644 doc/com_err.info /usr/share/info
5, install-info --dir-file=/usr/share/info/dir \
       /usr/share/info/com_err.info


Note that 2 is almost identical to 5.

The only thing that install-info does is update the dir file in 
/usr/share/info.

   -- Bruce



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