autoconf problem

John Phillips lfs at
Mon Jul 17 00:06:27 PDT 2000

Dennis J Perkins wrote

> I tried to compile m4 staticly, but ldd says that that it is still
> dynamically linked and autoconf still complains about it.  What am I doing
> wrong?

I do this on the original host with the LFS system mounted at $LFS
(i.e. this is not done while chroot'd to $LFS):

    ./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-nls
    make -e LDFLAGS=-static
    make -e prefix=$LFS/usr install

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