Problem compiling gettext using CVS built book

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Wed Jan 31 14:51:29 PST 2001

On January 31, 2001 05:46 pm, you wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 31, 2001 at 05:01:41PM -0500, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> > for starters msgfmt isn't detected...could be caused by your write
> > problem, but do check if, in chroot, /usr/bin/msgfmt is present, if it's
> > static (ldd $LFS/usr/bin/msgfmt) and if $PATH contains /usr/bin
> btw: glibc (2.1.3 at least) can be compiled without msgfmt and makeinfo.

If you were to do you won't have info pages and the internationalization, 

For me personally it wouldn't be a problem, but we want to install packages 
as complete as possible so that if you need the I18N stuff, you will have it.

Gerard Beekmans

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