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Old 04-19-2008, 02:34 AM   #1
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error using lfs while compiling lfs book's 6.12 (gcc-4.1.2) section

i am compiling the gcc-4.1.2 and having the following eror every time
gawk -f ../../gcc-4.1.2/gcc/opt-gather.awk ../../gcc-4.1.2/gcc/c.opt ../../gcc-4.1.2/gcc/common.opt ../../gcc-4.1.2/gcc/config/i386/i386.opt > tmp-optionlist
/bin/sh ../../gcc-4.1.2/gcc/../move-if-change tmp-optionlist optionlist
optionlist is unchanged
echo timestamp > s-options
HEADERS="auto-host.h ansidecl.h" DEFINES="" \
/bin/sh ../../gcc-4.1.2/gcc/ bconfig.h
bconfig.h is unchanged
make[2]: *** No rule to make target `../../build-i686-pc-linux-gnu/libiberty/libiberty.a', needed by `build/genmodes'. Stop.
make[2]: Leaving directory `/mnt/phoenics/gcc-build/gcc'
make[1]: *** [all-gcc] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/mnt/phoenics/gcc-build'
make: *** [all] Error 2

if somebdy have idea or resource to make a clean make plz tell me i am waitin for reply.
thanx for ur help

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Old 04-21-2008, 03:19 AM   #2
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Is this the top most error?
How did you ./configure it?
did you copy the complete gcc sources? Is the libiberty directory present?
Old 04-23-2008, 08:59 AM   #3
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I'm getting the same error when i try to make gcc. Libiberty folder is present in my build directory. And i configured it using CC="gcc -B /usr/bin/" ../gcc-4.1.2/configure --prefix=/tools --with-local-prefix=/tools --disable-nls --enable-shared --enable-languages=c
Last time i tryed to compile it make(in the source folder) worked just fine.
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This error will happen if you are re-using the files, make clean will not do it.
So make a new directory with a new name and start with 'tar jxvf ... again, else the risk of an error.
And of course follow 6.12.1 step by step.


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