Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
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 07-20-2002, 04:19 AM   #1
Registered: May 2002
Distribution: A few
Posts: 488

Rep: Reputation: 30
Unhappy Sysvinit compile failed (this=MUCH more important than others)

When I did make -e LDFLAGS=-static; make install for sysvinit it said:

Makefile:112: *** missing separator. Stop.
Makefile:112: *** missing separator. Stop.

Old 07-20-2002, 04:57 PM   #2
Registered: Jun 2002
Location: Franklin, IN
Distribution: Debian, CentOS, Mac OS X
Posts: 158

Rep: Reputation: 30
check the Makefile itself for errors, or do:

make -e LDFLAGS=-static\
make install

is that hyphen on static needed? that could be a contibuting variable to why it won't compile.

Old 07-21-2002, 07:39 AM   #3
Registered: May 2001
Location: India, Kerala, Thrissur
Distribution: FC 7-10
Posts: 354
Blog Entries: 2

Rep: Reputation: 34
I think that hypen is needed.
Old 07-22-2002, 06:11 AM   #4
Senior Member
Registered: Dec 2001
Location: The Netherlands
Distribution: Ubuntu
Posts: 1,316

Rep: Reputation: 47
It's indicating that something is wrong on line 112. It's looking for some kind of seperator which could be either a : or = or TAB or something else. Usually this happens when a command starts with spaces instead of a TAB.

And it's definetly -static


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
program failed to compile, now what? Blocko SUSE / openSUSE 2 03-31-2005 08:18 PM
ndiswrapper failed to compile r_squared Linux - Wireless Networking 3 11-08-2004 08:50 AM
uclibc buildroot failed to compile tcma Linux - Software 0 10-06-2004 01:01 AM
compile an X-Qt-KDE application-- failed paulten Linux - Software 1 01-25-2003 11:16 AM
Failed compile of KCommander Obi Perrin Linux - Software 4 12-04-2002 07:03 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Linux From Scratch

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:23 PM.

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