installing bash error, please help

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Wed Mar 28 15:35:19 PST 2001

On March 28, 2001 01:50 am, jm3needad wrote:
> this is the error i get when i issued the command from section 5.2.1
> "./configure --enable......"
> error " configure: warning: --bindir=/mnt/lfs/bin: invalid host type
>         loading cache ./config.cache
>         checking host system type... Invalid configuration
> '--bindir=/mnt/lfs/bin': machine '-' not recognized

looks like a typo you made. What exactly did you type?

When you see a \ in the book's commands, a new line is started. This means 
you have to hit enter immediately after you see a \ and not type a space.

Gerard Beekmans

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