Bug: Gettext build bug in CLFS

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Wed Jan 11 10:49:21 PST 2006


Michael J. Hammel wrote:
> Note:  I just created an LFS bugzilla account (waiting on the password),
> but didn't see a CLFS project definition.  Is it under LFS?
> 
> Version: CLFS-SVN-20060110-MIPS64-Multilib
> Section:  6.15. Gettext-0.14.5
> 
> The following instructions appear to be incorrect:
> 
> Compile:
> make -C lib
> make -C src msgfmt
> 
> Install:
> cp -v src/msgfmt /tools/bin
> 
> The correct instructions (I believe) are:
> Compile:
> make
> 
> Install:
> make install

No, that's deliberate. If you look at LFS, you'll see it does the same 
thing (I guess CLFS just needs a little extra text explaining it). The 
idea is that not all of gettext is needed for the temp. system, so only 
the 1 necessary program is built and installed.



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