localedef dependency

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Sep 1 12:27:41 PDT 2000


On Fri, 01 Sep 2000, you wrote:

> > Discovered this morning a small "bug" in the 2.4 book.  More of an
> undocumented requirement:  after installing glibc, it says to run localedef
> (or something like that) which wouldn't work properly on my system.  If it
> works for others, it's probably because they had it to begin with.  But I'm
> using RedHat 4.2 specifically to catch stuff like this.  I even tried
> running it out of $LFS/usr/bin but it still didn't want to run.  I will put
> it off until I get to the chroot section, at which time it SHOULD work...

it needs to be run in chroot yes, not right after glibc. It's the (so far) 
only bug in 2.4.

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