glibc, chapter 5.7

Chris Staub chris at
Tue Mar 9 20:11:03 PST 2010

On 03/09/2010 10:38 PM, stosss wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 9, 2010 at 6:20 PM, Larry Gilbert
> <larry+gmane.linux.lfs.devel at>  wrote:
>> Tobias Gasser<lfs<at>>  writes:
>>> now i'm building a new one from a xubuntu 9.10 lifecd.
>>> to build glibc in chapter 5.7, i had to add the same construction with
>>> CC/AR/RANLIB as with binutils/gcc pass 2 (ch 5.9/5.10) to use the newly
>>> built toolchain.
>>> without, the hosts tools will be used resulting in "inlineing faild in
>>> syslog.c".
>>> maybe with other distributions as host the same problem arises.
>> I have been building LFS 6.6 using a live CD of openSUSE 11.2, but I did not
>> run into this problem.
> The Ubuntu distros behave differently especially with the sudo stuff.

Doesn't matter, since you shouldn't be doing anything with sudo in 
Chapter 5. If Glibc is attempting to use host tools by the time you're 
at Glibc, you probably missed something. What is the output of "ls 
/tools/bin" and "env"?

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