ch6 make check file/text/sh-utils

Greg Schafer gschafer at
Sat Mar 29 18:16:17 PST 2003

On Sat, Mar 22, 2003 at 10:55:29PM +0100, Erik-Jan wrote:
> Hi there,
> When building the remaining packages of ch6 with 'make check' after the
> pure-lfs-toolchain-build, I noticed that 'make check' for fileutils,
> textutils and sh-utils needed a slightly bigger perl than just miniperl.
> It errored out with 'can't find' and ugly things about
> extentions.
> I've modified the ch5-build of perl. It builds a perl-binary with the
> needed extentions built-in, so all three 'make check's now pass. 
> In case anyone wants to make check his utils I've attached a patch.

Thanks for that. At one stage I spent ages trying to figure out how to
specify which perl extensions to build :-)

I've been using the coreutils lately so maybe the coreutils test suite
doesn't need I'll look into it.

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