OK, I stumbled again on glibc

Andrew Benton b3nton at gmail.com
Mon Feb 1 12:15:48 PST 2010

On 01/02/10 19:10, stosss wrote:
>> I think I followed the setup steps. Here is my lfs environment:
>> lfs:/mnt/lfs/sources/6.4/glibc-build$ env
>> LDFLAGS=-L/usr/local/lib
>> TERM=xterm
>> OLDPWD=/mnt/lfs/sources/6.4/glibc-2.10.1
>> LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/lib
>> LFS=/mnt/lfs
>> PATH=/tools/bin:/bin:/usr/bin
>> PWD=/mnt/lfs/sources/6.4/glibc-build
>> LFS_TGT=x86_64-lfs-linux-gnu
>> PS1=\u:\w\$
>> SHLVL=1
>> HOME=/home/lfs
>> _=/bin/env
>> lfs:/mnt/lfs/sources/6.4/glibc-build$
> I see you are building a 64 bit system I have only built a 32 bit system.
> The reason I asked if you followed 4.3 and 4.4 (if those are the
> correct chapter sections for 6.4) is because you said things work as
> root but not as LFS user. It sounds like you have issues with your LFS
> user account. I would check to make sure that account is set up
> correctly. The other problem which I know nothing about is a 64 bit
> system misbehaves in ways that a 32 bit system does not.

It sounds to me as though things don't work as user lfs because lfs's 
path includes /tools/bin which contains as and ld that don't work. The 
question is, why don't they work? What did you do that is different to 
the book?


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