binutils compile on AMD

Randy Hron rwhron at
Sun Jul 29 23:04:21 PDT 2001

On Monday 30 July 2001 01:37, you wrote:
> Hi guys i'm new to the list and hope you guys can help me.
> The configure file for binutils gives me the following error:
> ./configure: /dev/null: Is a directory

It looks like /dev/null (the bit bucket) is feeling some pain.

ls -ld /dev/null

If /dev/null is  a directory:
rmdir /dev/null
mknod --mode=666 /dev/null c 1 3  

ls -ld /dev/null should look like this:
crw-rw-rw-    1 root     root       1,   3 Jul  1 15:46 /dev/null
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