glibc-2.3 is out

Tushar Teredesai tush at
Mon Oct 7 20:33:08 PDT 2002

Tushar Teredesai wrote:

>    * Modify the paths so that binaries in $LFS/static/bin & libraries
>      in $LFS/static/lib are picked up first.
>    * Compile static version of binutils-2.13 with --prefix=$LFS/static.
>    * Compile static version of gcc-3.2 with --prefix=$LFS/static.
>    * Compile static version of glibc-2.3 with --prefix=$LFS/static.
>    * Compile the rest of the required packages. There would be the
>      added advantage that we would be using binutils-2.13, gcc-3.2 and
>      glibc-2.3 to compile rest of the packages.
> This will probably eliminate the "*echo "cross-compiling = no" > 
> configparms" in Ch 6 glibc.

OK, this didn't work. Gave undefined references to nss_files* and 
nss_dns* when compiling bash. Tried adding the -lnss_files -lnss_dns to 
LDFLAGS but that also didn't work.

> Another option, if installing a static version of glibc-2.3 is not 
> viable, is to use the version of gcc we install in $LFS/static to 
> compile dynamic glibc-2.3 in ~lfs on the host and link the rest of the 
> packages against it.

Will try this next.

Tushar Teredesai
LFS ID: 1377

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