[lfs-support] Issues with compiling GCC-4.8.1 (LFS 7.4) [SOLVED]
bernard at marcade.biz
Sat Nov 2 11:44:36 PDT 2013
On Sat, Nov 02, 2013 at 01:22:51PM -0400, Chris Staub wrote:
> On 11/02/2013 12:52 PM, Chris Staub wrote:
> > dir, which is not what you're supposed to be doing. Go back and read
> > page 5.3 very carefully.
Aha! I had misunderstood the instructions! I feel rather foolish as
they seem perfectly clear now. Thanks, Chris, It compiles now!
> Further, if you've managed to create $LFS/gcc-build, it means you either
> chowned $LFS to the lfs user, or temporarily became root to create
> $LFS/gcc-build, neither of which the LFS book says to do. In general, if
> you get some kind of permissions error, you should stop and double-check
> that you're doing what you're supposed to, rather than forcing root. If
> the book is correctly followed, you should be able to do all of Chapter
> 5 entirely as the lfs user. Also, if you did chown $LFS, you should
> chown it back to root.
I'm afraid I did chown $LFS - I will chown it back immediately! Thanks,
again, Chris and thanks to everyone who responded so quickly!
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