Pure LFS Build

Tushar Teredesai tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Feb 26 07:57:39 PST 2003

Steve Martin wrote:

>This is a heads up on a problem I encountered building pure LFS and
>relates to the Chapter 5 stuff being built shared.  Using Mandrake 8.2
>as the donor distro.  
>Findutils looks for libintl during the configure and finds it on the
>host, the resultant binaries are linked to libintl.so.1.0.1 which is not
>built/installed by gettext-0.11.5 because we have a glibc system.
>The answer is to build findutils in chapter 5 with:
>	./configure --prefix=/stage1 &&
>	make LIBS= &&
>	make install
>or build it statically as per the books instructions.
Once the gcc spec file and the binutils ld LIB_PATH are changed, none of 
the packages built after that should be able to find anything in 
/usr/lib unless findutils explicitly adds -L/usr/lib to the flags.

Tushar Teredesai

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