help please?

Warren Doney wardon at
Mon Mar 26 23:15:06 PST 2001

jm3needad wrote:
> hello,
> i don't know if this is the right place to write to
> but i have a slight problem in installing LFS
> i am now in chapter 5 - installing bash
> but in running the command "./configure ......etc....
> i get an error message "bash: ./configure: No such file or directory"
> how can i install this file or directory?
> should it be on the original linux distro?
> i'm using mandrake 7 - it was the easiest to install that i could find
> but i am excited abou compiling my own, leaner linux version
> although just a newbie, i have a slight programming background.
> thank you for your time and if this is the wrong place
> maybe you could point me to the right direction.

You should post this to lfs-apps :)
& it looks like you should read:
again - you need to be in the directory you extracted the source to.


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