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Old 05-15-2003, 11:30 AM   #1
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gcc 2.3 bootstrap error

First time compiling gcc (lfs 4 - in $LFS/static) I get:

Bootstrap comparison failure!
and a number of files.

compiling without the bootstrap option gives unrecognized
symbol errors.
I'm running RH 8 as host distro, so I should have all the files needed. wondering wheather anyone ran into that.

Thanks in advance, NGraphiX
Old 05-15-2003, 11:45 AM   #2
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Need more information like the exact error with some context and the exact commands you have executed.

You should read Chapter 2 "How to ask for help".

I also suggest getting familiar with the LFS support options such as search engine, online mailinglist archives (searchable by the search engine) and mailinglists/newsgroups and of course the FAQ.


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