[lfs-support] SOLVED: lfs 7.4 section 5.9.1. Installation of Binutils error: Cannot run C compiled programs

Bernd Bausch berndbausch at gmail.com
Wed Nov 13 00:09:40 PST 2013



> Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2013 22:27:20 -0500
> From: Ron Hartikka <hartikka at gmail.com>
> Subject: [lfs-support] SOLVED: lfs 7.4 section 5.9.1. Installation of
>    Binutils error: Cannot run C compiled programs
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> I was pasting from the 7.4 online book into a terminal window.
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> 
> I studied the situation and found that echo $CC produced a blank line.
> So CC was not set. Nor, as I recall, were AR and RANLIB.
> 
> So I pasted the lines one at a time with out the backslashes.
> And all is well. I don't know why.
> 
> -- 
> Ron Hartikka
> hartikka at gmail.com

Copying and pasting from the PDF version of the book doesn't always work, as some of the command sequences are formatted as tables with 2 or more columns. When you paste such a table into a terminal window, the text is likely to be garbled.

I didn't check the HTML version.

Bernd Bausch
berndbausch at gmail.com


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