Problem with Ncurses-5.4 install

Brandon Peirce brandon_peirce at
Mon Jun 12 15:04:56 PDT 2006

On Tue, 13 Jun 2006 01:00:23 +0530, Deepak Mishra wrote:
>Hi all,
>I am following LFS V6.1.1 Version and at this point I am trying to
>install Ncurses 5.4.
>I did a ./configure with parameters as listed in the book.
>now i also successfuly did a make
>now when i am trying to do make install i am getting error.
>The install script is trying to make a dir /roots which is already
>present so fails.
>pleasse tell me what should i do. can i comment this line and continue 
>this is happening at the starting of the script.
>It is trying to create a dir /tools  and then it is again trying to
>create /tools/man and then it fails.

You don't say what the error message is.

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