LFS-FAQ

Steve Hayashi sth at andrew.cmu.edu
Sat Jan 13 11:52:43 PST 2001


I've got a more legitimate quesition.  When trying to compile Bash
dynamically, I'm getting the complaint, "/usr/bin/ginstall: command not
found"

What is the correct command?

-Steve

On Sat, 13 Jan 2001, Filippo Erik Negroni wrote:

> never, actually the answer is --wih-curses
> 
> At 19:33 13/01/2001, you wrote:
> >Don't mistake this as volunteering (my own projects and teenagers keep me 
> >from that :( ), but I think an FAQ is an outstanding idea. How many times 
> >have you answered "I can't get bash to compile" with "try --with-ncurses"?
> >---scott
> >
> >On Fri, 12 Jan 2001 14:27:31 -0500, Gerard Beekmans said:
> >
> > > > I mean things like "Q: I get error x when compiling. A: Make sure you 
> > have
> > >  > the gcc symlinks" or "Q: Program x gives me a segmentation fault. A:
> > >  > Recompile it with a lower optimization" or "Q: Modprobe says it 
> > can't find
> > >  > net-pf-9. A: Add this line to /etc/modules", etc.
> > >
> > >  The reason LFS never had a FAQ is that items in a possible FAQ are always
> > >  fixed in the next book release, so FAQ's usually are short lived. I'm not
> > >  sure if we should add a FAQ containing "if modprobe says it can't find
> > >  net-pf-9". There are other places for that. It just means the person 
> > enabled
> > >  auto module loading in the kernel but did not read the documentation that
> > >  comes with it to set it up. Should we start taking care of people not 
> > reading
> > >  their other docs?
> > >
> > >  --
> > >  Gerard Beekmans
> > >  www.linuxfromscratch.org
> > >
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