Version 7.0-cross-lfs-20051023-x86_64

Duncan Webb duncan-lfs at
Tue Oct 25 07:34:46 PDT 2005

Ken Moffat wrote:

> On Tue, 25 Oct 2005, Duncan Webb wrote:
>> Ken Moffat wrote:
>>> On Mon, 24 Oct 2005, Duncan Webb wrote:
>>>> 9.4. Expect-5.43.0
>>>> I think the configure line should be:
>>>> CC="gcc ${BUILD64}" ./configure --prefix=/tools 
>>>> --with-tcl=/tools/lib \
>>>>  --with-tclinclude=$TCLPATH --with-x=no
>>>> because the tools have not yet been built to default to 64bit.
>>>  No, in the previous section where you build tcl you should have 
>>> used a sed on to force lib64, and also passed 
>>> --libdir=/tools/lib64.
>>> But please read the rest of my reply!
>> There is no sed nor --libdir=/tools/lib64 in the pure64 book in 
>> chapter 9. Constructing a Temporary Tools in the pure book.
>  OK, in that case, I was misled by the x86_64 subject.  Apologies.  
> Ah, I see, you are objecting to the missing ${BUILD64}.  My take on 
> this is that we've built a 64-bit-only compiler in pure64 
> (/tools/bin/gcc).

Well all I can say is that without it the build fails. Most of the 
packages in Chapter 9 also required it.


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