[lfs-support] 5.9. Binutils-2.23.2 - Pass 2 - C compiler error

virgo virgo54 at hotmail.com
Tue Sep 17 03:56:33 PDT 2013

virgo <virgo54 <at> hotmail.com> writes:

> Hello everyone,
> I'm out of luck with binutils as I have an error on the second pass also!
> The configure command gives an error:
> .......
> checking for gawk... gawk
> checking for gcc... x86_64-lfs-linux-gnu-gcc
> checking for C compiler default output file name... a.out
> checking whether the C compiler works... configure: error: in
> `/mnt/lfs/sources/binutils-build':
> configure: error: cannot run C compiled programs.
> If you meant to cross compile, use `--host'.
> See `config.log' for more details.

Just to let you know that I restart over the 5th chapter and all went
smooth. I don't know what I did wrong the first time :/

I'm not much smarter after this bug but at least I can continue!

> Thanks for your time.

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