findutils 4.1...and the hits just keep on coming!

Kelledin kelledin+LFS at
Fri Jan 10 02:02:02 PST 2003

On Thursday 09 January 2003 11:22 pm, Frank Gore wrote:
> I'm not sure if this has already been noted, I'm too lazy to
> check the archives and I'm not a regular list member :)
> While trying to compile findutils using the instructions in
> the latest cvs version of the LFS book, the package failed to
> compile everytime. I couldn't figure out why, it just failed
> and failed, with and without the patch applied (this is while
> compiling for the "static" directory). This was mind-numbing,
> because I'v gone through this book countless times and never
> had an issue with findutils before.
> So I looked through the changelog and noticed that a new flag
> had been added to the configure command on Hanuary 6th. Here's
> the direct quote from the changelog:

Hmmm, looks like I managed to set up us the bomb on this one. :(  
Time to defuse it...who all has hit this problem?  Has anyone 
tried the cleanup patch I posted a few hours ago?

"If a server crashes in a server farm and no one pings it, does 
it still cost four figures to fix?"
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