findutils-patch failed

Erika Pacholleck Pacholleck.E at
Thu Jun 1 09:26:21 PDT 2000

reference: book 2.3.2 + 2.3.3

situation: findutils-4.1.tar.gz
problem: compiling fails

situation: in /usr/src
1. /findutils-4.1 (from above)
2. findutils-4.1.patch.gz (LFS download)
cd /usr/src/findutils-4.1;
patch -Np1 -i ../findutils-4.1.patch.gz;
./configure --host=i586-pc-linux-gnu --prefix=/usr;
problem: patch does not work
patch unexpectedly ends in middle of line
pach: **** Only garbage was found in patch input

1. does the patch refer to the original findutils-4.1
2. what´s the findutils-4.1-fixed.tar.gz
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