[lfs-support] lfs 7.2 section 6.55 man-db

Israel Silberg israel at silberg.co.il
Thu Sep 20 11:48:08 PDT 2012


On Sep 20, 2012 9:44 PM, "Ken Moffat" <zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com> wrote:
>
> O
>  Thu, Sep 20, 2012 at 06:12:37PM +0300, Israel Silberg wrote:
> > On Sep 20, 2012 4:09 PM, "Tomasz Sekściński" <tomasz at sekscinski.pl>
wrote:
> > >
> > > Dnia 2012-09-20, o godz. 16:03:03
> > > Israel Silberg <israel at silberg.co.il> napisał(a):
> > >
> > > > Hi All,
> > > > I'm about to loose any hope of finishing this LFS build.
> > > > During the MAN-DB compilation in section 6.55
> > > > in the section:
> > > >
> > > > ./configure --prefix=/usr
> > > > --libexecdir=/usr/lib
> > > > --docdir=/usr/share/doc/man-db-2.6.2
> > > > --sysconfdir=/etc
> > > > --disable-setuid
> > > > --with-browser=/usr/bin/lynx
> > > > --with-vgrind=/usr/bin/vgrind
> > > > --with-grap=/usr/bin/grap
> > > >
> > >
> > > Did you remove backslashes at the end of lines?
> > >
> > > It should look like below:
> > >
> > > ./configure --prefix=/usr \
> > >             --libexecdir=/usr/lib \
>
> > I copied the command from the command line in the terminal thats why
there
> > are no back slashes. I have tried also copy & paste everything from the
> > book to the terminal, still same result
> >
> > Israel
>
>  Well, your error messages (pasted below) show that you didn't have
> a continuation after the first line.
>
> root: /sources/man-db-2.6.2# --libexecdir=/usr/lib
> bash: --libexecdir=/usr/lib: No such file or directory
> root: /sources/man-db-2.6.2# --docdir=/usr/share/doc/man-db-2.6.2
> bash: --docdir=/usr/share/doc/man-db-2.6.2: No such file or directory
>
>  I assume that configure ran through with just --prefix=/usr.  Every
> subsequent line has been interpreted as a new command, so it is
> definitely not being treated as part of the configure command.
>
>  If you look at the history, I think you will find that is the case
> (i.e. the last configure will end at --prefix=/usr, and the line
> starting --libexecdir will be a separate command with its own number
> in the history.
>
>  If it had pasted correctly, only one long command would show for
> this, from ./configure all the way through to
> --with-grap=/usr/bin/grap.
>
>  When you are entering commands that continue on later lines, '\'
> has to be the last character of each line you key in, immediately
> followed by <Enter>.  If you paste, '\' should be followed by the
> newline character.  Putting a space after '\' will break things.
>
>  I think something went wrong with how you pasted it, but I cannot
> see how you would manage to do that (unless the version of the book
> you are using has a spurious space - my local copy of 7.2 looks
> fine).
>
> ĸen
> --
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thanks Ken,
I'll check it again on Sunday
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