r1034 - trunk

archaic at linuxfromscratch.org archaic at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat May 20 14:37:32 PDT 2006


Author: archaic
Date: 2006-05-20 15:37:31 -0600 (Sat, 20 May 2006)
New Revision: 1034

Modified:
   trunk/all_of_gcc_during_lfs.txt
Log:
Updated: all_of_gcc_during_lfs.txt/

Modified: trunk/all_of_gcc_during_lfs.txt
===================================================================
--- trunk/all_of_gcc_during_lfs.txt	2006-05-20 21:37:07 UTC (rev 1033)
+++ trunk/all_of_gcc_during_lfs.txt	2006-05-20 21:37:31 UTC (rev 1034)
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
 AUTHOR: Randy McMurchy <randy_at_linuxfromscratch_dot_org>
 
-DATE: 2006-05-04
+DATE: 2006-05-18
 
 LICENSE: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License
          http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/1.0/
@@ -36,11 +36,7 @@
 
 PREREQUISITES:
 
-You must have a csh shell installed on the host system if you plan on
-installing the Ada compiler and you don't already have an existing Ada
-compiler on the host system. Instructions for installing the Tcsh package
-can be found at:
-http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/view/svn/postlfs/tcsh.html
+None
 
 HINT:
 
@@ -56,7 +52,6 @@
               GCC installation
         4.  The Ada compiler
         5.  Package dependencies
-              csh shell installation
         6.  Installing the GNAT Ada compiler
         7.  Configuring the PATH variable
         8.  Chapter 5 GCC-Pass1 Modifications
@@ -223,22 +218,6 @@
 binary version available from the URL shown in the "REQUIRED DOWNLOADS"
 section at the beginning of the hint.
 
-The GNAT binary version installation requires a csh shell to run the 
-configuration script.
-
-----------------------
-csh shell installation
-----------------------
-
-If you don't have a csh shell available on the host system, follow the 
-instructions found at: 
-http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/view/svn/postlfs/tcsh.html
-
-This must be done before starting your LFS build, from another terminal
-before continuing if you are in the middle of something using your existing
-terminal, or using your existing terminal and ensure you install the csh
-on your host system, and not in /tools.
-
 ====================================
 6. INSTALLING THE GNAT ADA COMPILER:
 ====================================
@@ -253,22 +232,18 @@
 
 http://anduin.linuxfromscratch.org/sources/BLFS/svn/g/gnat-3.15p-i686-pc-redhat71-gnu-bin.tar.bz2
 
-2. Issue the following commands to unpack the tarball and configure the
-installation:
+2. Issue the following commands to unpack the tarball and change directories
+into the root of the source tree:
 
 tar xf gnat-3.15p-i686-pc-redhat71-gnu-bin.tar.gz
 cd gnat-3.15p-i686-pc-linux-gnu-bin
-./doconfig
 
-(answer "3" at the first prompt asking what type of installation you desire, 
-and answer "/tools/gnat" when prompted for an installation path)
-
 3. Issue the following command to install the GNAT compiler:
 
-./doinstall
+make ins-all prefix=/tools/gnat
 
 You should check and ensure that the /tools/gnat directory was created and
-populated with files.
+populated with files. The GNAT source tree can be removed.
 
 =================================
 7. CONFIGURING THE PATH VARIABLE:
@@ -407,7 +382,8 @@
 
 ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS:
 
-The LFS community
+* Jim Gifford for the tip about using the existing Makefile to install GNAT.
+* The LFS community for creating and maintaining such a cool project.
 
 CHANGELOG:
 
@@ -427,4 +403,7 @@
       compiler. Added instructions to install all the compilers, not just
       the Ada compiler.
 
+[2006-05-18]
+    * Changed the GNAT installation to use the existing Makefile, which
+      eliminates the need to install Tcsh.
 




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