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Old 11-28-2005, 06:55 PM   #1
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compile errors.


Im currently using GenToo linux as my distribution and while trying to emerge fluxbox i receive this error in which im not sure how to fix. I have noticed of course theres a path that it shouldnt be pointing to via '/usr/lib/gcc-lib/i386-pc-linux-gnu' I only have /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i686-pc-linux-gnu' Any ideas? Thanks in advance!!!

i686-pc-linux-gnu-gcc -shared .libs/loader_jpeg.o -Wl,--rpath -Wl,/var/tmp/portage/imlib2-1.2.0-r2/work/imlib2-1.2.0/src/lib/.libs -L/var/tmp/portage/imlib2-1.2.0-r2/work/imlib2-1.2.0/src/lib /usr/lib/ /var/tmp/portage/imlib2-1.2.0-r2/work/imlib2-1.2.0/src/lib/.libs/ -march=pentium3 -Wl,-soname -Wl, -o .libs/
ar cru .libs/jpeg.a loader_jpeg.o
ranlib .libs/jpeg.a
/bin/sed: can't read /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i386-pc-linux-gnu/3.3.5-20050130/ No such file or directory
libtool: link: `/usr/lib/gcc-lib/i386-pc-linux-gnu/3.3.5-20050130/' is not a valid libtool archive
make[4]: *** [] Error 1
make[4]: Leaving directory `/var/tmp/portage/imlib2-1.2.0-r2/work/imlib2-1.2.0/src/modules/loaders'
make[3]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[3]: Leaving directory `/var/tmp/portage/imlib2-1.2.0-r2/work/imlib2-1.2.0/src/modules'
make[2]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/var/tmp/portage/imlib2-1.2.0-r2/work/imlib2-1.2.0/src'
make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/var/tmp/portage/imlib2-1.2.0-r2/work/imlib2-1.2.0'
make: *** [all-recursive-am] Error 2

!!! ERROR: media-libs/imlib2-1.2.0-r2 failed.
!!! Function enlightenment_die, Line 94, Exitcode 0
!!! emake failed
Old 11-28-2005, 07:17 PM   #2
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The instlallation of imlib2, a dependency, failed. I noticed that the version that errors out is less than that in Portage. Emerge sync and then try again.

Look here

and here

and possibly here
Old 11-28-2005, 10:11 PM   #3
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Well i tried what you said and emerge --sync portage but to no luck. I really doubt sync portage is the program here because the errors states its looking for a particular directory. And that directory doesnt exists. Any ideas?
Old 11-29-2005, 12:11 AM   #4
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Go to the gentoo forums and search for the error there first. I have been on it two years and have never had to ask a question because their discussions have led me in the right directions.


You're going to need to use the to correspond with your version of gcc and by the way, it's a file .

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