[blfs-support] Errors during Xorg Configuration

Cory Cline Cory at ClineCreations.net
Thu Oct 4 18:50:55 PDT 2012


It lists all the tarballs.  I am indeed in that directory.  Thanks for
the prompt reply :)

On Thu, Oct 4, 2012 at 8:47 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> Cory Cline wrote:
>> Hello there!
>>
>> I am in the section titled "Xorg Protocol Headers"
>>
>> I am in the directory /sources/xc/proto/
>>
>> I issue the command:
>>
>> for package in $(grep -v '^#' ../proto-7.7.md5 | awk '{print $2}')
>> do
>>    packagedir=${package%.tar.bz2}
>>    tar -xf $package
>>    pushd $packagedir
>>    ./configure $XORG_CONFIG
>>    $AS_ROOT make install
>>    popd
>>    rm -r $packagedir
>> done
>>
>> And it yields me the result: "tar: >: Cannot open.  No such file or directory"
>>
>> Any idea of the cause of this?
>
> I think you have some kind of typo.  What do you get from:
>
> $ grep -v '^#' ../proto-7.7.md5 | awk '{print $2}'
>
> You need to be in the directory with the tar.bz2 files to start.
>
>    -- Bruce
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