[lfs-support] (no subject)

Israel Silberg israel at silberg.co.il
Sat Sep 22 23:42:14 PDT 2012


On Fri, Sep 21, 2012 at 2:35 AM, Mikie <kmb at mikienet.com> wrote:

> >Did you remove backslashes at the end of lines?
>
> >It should look like below:
>
> >./configure --prefix=/usr \
>             --libexecdir=/usr/lib \
> >...
>
> >Try just copy&paste from the book.
>
> --
> Pozdrawiam,
> Tomasz Sekściński
>
> Israel,
>
> Those back-slashes mean "continue on the next line" ... so that you can
> see each option on a single line.
>
> You can try it at a bash prompt.
>
> Type a single back slash and it does not return but starts a new line for
> the rest of your command.
>
> On each new line you can end with another back slash until you are ready
> to hit return.
>
> Enjoy.
>
>
>
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Hi all,
The problem was in coping from the book.
When I copied the command to a text editor and removed the new line and
made everything in one line and copied it to the command line of the
terminal everything went OK (for now).

Israel
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