[LFS Trac] #2074: Texinfo-4.11

LFS Trac trac at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Sep 29 12:23:09 PDT 2007

#2074: Texinfo-4.11
 Reporter:  matthew at linuxfromscratch.org  |        Owner:  lfs-book at linuxfromscratch.org
     Type:  enhancement                   |       Status:  new                          
 Priority:  normal                        |    Milestone:  7.0                          
Component:  Book                          |      Version:  SVN                          
 Severity:  normal                        |   Resolution:                               
 Keywords:                                |  
Comment (by matthew at linuxfromscratch.org):

 This causes problems for at least Binutils and GCC due to them not
 catering for 2 digit numbers in their configure checks for texinfo.

 There's a patch for binutils at http://sourceware.org/cgi-
 bin/cvsweb.cgi/src/configure.diff?r1=1.277&r2=1.278&cvsroot=src.  It might
 be nice if we could get that into a sane looking sed.  If not, the patch
 will have to do, I guess.

 There are  2 patches for GCC at  http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-
 patches/2007-09/msg01271.html and http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-
 patches/2007-09/msg01729.html.  Given that upstream will probably release
 GCC-4.2.2 real soon now, we may as well leave the Texinfo upgrade until
 that's out.

Ticket URL: <http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/ticket/2074#comment:3>
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