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

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Nov 13 12:55:59 PST 2013


akhiezer wrote:
>> Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2013 07:20:38 -0500
>> From: Ron Hartikka <hartikka at gmail.com>
>> To: LFS Support List <lfs-support at linuxfromscratch.org>
>> Subject: Re: [lfs-support] SOLVED: lfs 7.4 section 5.9.1. Installation of
>>   Binutils error: Cannot run C compiled programs
>>
>>
>>
>> Even supposing the HTML looks innocent, I'm wondering if there are other
>> ways for a multi-line selection to get corrupted.
>>
>> I experimented with the configure command in 7.4/5.9 Binutils.
>>
>> I was convinced that the method didn't work there in my situation.
>>
>> I'll repeat this later.
>>
>
>
> Try to see what you're actually pasting.
>
> What happens if you do:
> (1) highlight & copy the text using the same method - i.e. same mouse buttons,
>      same source of text (html/pdf/...), same environment (terminal/browser/...),
>      etc - as when it went wrong.
> (2) vi -i
> (3) do the paste using the same method - i.e. use same mouse button (I think you
>      said middle-click), etc - as when it had gone wrong.
> (4) save to a filename /tmp/tstpst or similar.

You don't need to do that to see what is being pasted.  Using vim, just 
:set list.  It displays non-visible characters like \r \t \n  etc so you 
can easily see exactly what you have.

   -- Bruce



> (5) cat -A /tmp/tstpst	# or 'od -c /tmp/tstpst', or similar.
> (6) Post here the output from preceding step; delimit it above & below with
>      '----'  .
> (7) Does the output from step '(5)' look clean?
>
>
> rgds,
>
> akh
>
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> --
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