r8637 - in trunk/BOOK: chapter01 chapter06

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Oct 11 11:11:54 PDT 2008


Author: randy
Date: 2008-10-11 12:11:53 -0600 (Sat, 11 Oct 2008)
New Revision: 8637

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter06/binutils.xml
Log:
Added commands to the Chapter 6 Binutils instructions to suppress the installation of standards.info, thanks to Greg Schafer for contributing the fix

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2008-10-11 17:04:24 UTC (rev 8636)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2008-10-11 18:11:53 UTC (rev 8637)
@@ -41,6 +41,11 @@
       <para>2008-10-11</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Added commands to the Chapter 6 Binutils instructions
+          to suppress the installation of standards.info. Thanks to Greg
+          Schafer for contributing the fix.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[randy] - Added a patch to the Procps instructions to fix a
           unicode related issue in the watch program.</para>
         </listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/binutils.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter06/binutils.xml	2008-10-11 17:04:24 UTC (rev 8636)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter06/binutils.xml	2008-10-11 18:11:53 UTC (rev 8637)
@@ -61,6 +61,13 @@
 
 <screen><userinput remap="pre">patch -Np1 -i ../&binutils-configure-patch;</userinput></screen>
 
+    <para>Suppress the installation of an outdated
+    <filename>standards.info</filename> file as a newer one is installed later
+    on in the Autoconf instructions:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput remap="pre">rm -fv etc/standards.info
+sed -i.bak '/^INFO/s/standards.info //' etc/Makefile.in</userinput></screen>
+
     <para>The Binutils documentation recommends building Binutils outside of the
     source directory in a dedicated build directory:</para>
 




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