bash and glibc2.3

Lee Hancock Lee at
Sat Oct 5 06:52:59 PDT 2002

Search for readhats8 bash.

da02043 wrote:
> Great work....
> Unfortunately i dont have RH-8.0 handy. Could i make you post the rh bash 
> binary you used on the list if i ask you nicely?? :-)
> John Nielsen
>>Its  has paid off, I now have a lfs system running glibc2.3. Just to recap
>>on what i did :-
>>Build a static dir as in Chapter 5.
>>Entered the chmod environment and compiled glibc2.3.
>>Exit the chmod environment and replaced bash with redhats8 bash.
>>Re-entered chmod environment and compiled sh-utils, file utils, findutils,
>>and bison as in chapter 6.
>>Then recreated the static dir as in chapter 5. Now i have as static dir
>>binary compatible with glibc2.3.
>>To make sure glibc2.3 is properly installed i got rid of everything on my
>>$LFS partion expect the new static dir and started chapter 6 again.
>>The reason why gcc didn't compiles is because some last minute changes were
>>made in glibc 2.3. See for
>>information and patch.
>>Good luck everyone.
>>Lee Hancock wrote:
>>>That works ,the only problem now is gcc, libstdc++ start to winge. GCC
>>>compiles with --enable-languages=c but not with --enable-languages=c,c++
>>>. Right I am going to forget about and make it down the pub for last
>>>"Lee Hancock" <Lee at> wrote in message
>>>news:anki25$dss$1 at
>>>>Giving it one more shot. I entered the static environment using redhats
>>>>bash. Compiled glibc2.3, bash, sh-utils, file utils, findutils ( these
>>>>are the packages that seem to segfault) Now i am going to try to create
>>>>static directory, within this static environment. Confusing but should
>>>>get there.
>>>>Lee Hancock wrote:
>>>>>arrhh i don't think glibc2.3 is binary compatible with 2.2, everything
>>>>>keeps segfaulting. Thought I got around it, but no :( Think the only
>>>>>way around it is to build the /static directory from a glibc2.3
>>>>>environment. I am only on a 56k so i cant try redhat 8, too big to
>>>>>download. So for now i giving up, until the next time ;)
>>>>>Lee Hancock wrote:
>>>>>>   This is not an ideal way but up to yet its working for me. I did
>>>>>>everything in Chapter 5 and installed glibc-2.3 like you would
>>>>>>glibc-2.2.5 ( except the patch). Then I dropped out of the chmod
>>>>>>environment and replaced bash from RedHat's 8 bash.rpm package. It
>>>>>>complained about libtermcap so I also installed that library. Entered
>>>>>>chmod environment and no segfaulting.
>>>>>>  I'am rebuilding everything now, let you know how it goes.

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