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Old 04-19-2005, 03:36 PM   #1
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LFS6.0 Glibc compile problem Chapter5.8 Pass1


Having started my LFS6.0 build, I have found myself stuck with the first compilation of Glibc. (It would be a package with an 11SBU build time !!)

Anyway, configure works ok, but when I do the make, it chuggs away for ages before reaching the following error:-

/mnt/lfs/sources/glibc-build/debug/libsegfault_pic.a(segfault.os)(.text+ox878): In function 'catch_segfault':
../sysdeps/generic/segfault.c:167: undefined reference to '__backtrace_symbols_fd'
collect2:ld returned 1 exit status
make[2]: *** [/mnt/lfs/sources/glibc-build/debug/] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory '/mnt/lfs/sources/glibc-2.3.4-20040701/debug'
make[1]: *** [debug/others] Error 2
make [1]: Leaving directory '/mnt/lfs/sources/glibc-2.3.4-20040701'
make: *** [all] Error 2
Can anyone help with this? I'm trying to get my new homeserver up and running, the current one is on its last legs (running LFS 5).


Old 04-19-2005, 04:50 PM   #2
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hard to answer since you didn't state your host ( I'm not sure if the 5.5 is the host or you mean 5.5 is on a different machine), but it's a problem with your hosts system glibc. glibc installs /lib/ and that is where the symbol you need resides.

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