Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Linux From Scratch
User Name
Linux From Scratch This Forum is for the discussion of LFS.
LFS is a project that provides you with the steps necessary to build your own custom Linux system.


  Search this Thread
Old 08-28-2004, 04:54 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Aug 2004
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
$LFS/tools empty after binutils install?

In chapter 5 of the LFS manual v. 5.1.1 I have followed all the instruction to install binutils-2.14 as far as I know. My question is after the install should any files be in the $LFS/tools directory? This is the 2nd time I have installed. Before, I had gotten all the way through Glibc-2.3.3 and still nothing was in the tools dir. Is this right or am I doing something wrong?
Old 08-28-2004, 06:53 PM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: Nov 2002
Location: pikes peak
Distribution: Slackware, LFS
Posts: 2,577

Rep: Reputation: 48
UH, did you make the symlink from /

/tools -> /LFS/tools
Old 08-28-2004, 06:57 PM   #3
LQ Newbie
Registered: Aug 2004
Posts: 2

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
yup the link is in the dir: /


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
binutils first pass make install failure in LFS-6.0 dibyadeep Linux From Scratch 3 01-05-2005 04:34 PM
Compile binutils as lfs or root? El Basto Linux From Scratch 5 09-13-2004 02:37 PM
LFS 5.1.1 - Can't install binutils-2.14 ginobili_20 Linux From Scratch 2 08-30-2004 04:01 PM
LFS 5.1.1: another problem after binutils pass 2 7.e.Q Linux From Scratch 1 07-12-2004 05:37 AM
LFS binutils install??? znif Linux From Scratch 2 06-25-2004 07:24 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Linux From Scratch

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:10 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration