Remove inetutils from LFS [was Re: GCC-4.0.1]

Chris Staub chris at
Sun Aug 21 07:17:16 PDT 2005

Matthew Burgess wrote:
> Matthew Burgess wrote:
>> Regardless, I think there may well be some merit in getting iputils to 
>> compile on an LFS setup, given Bruce's argument of a better/more 
>> complete feature set.  I may be in a position to do that later today, 
>> but of course, everyone else is more than welcome to give it a go 
>> themselves!
> OK, please find attached the trivial(ish) patch to allow iputils-ping to 
> compile without errors or warnings on a GCC-4.0.1/Glibc-2.3.5 based LFS. 
>  Simply unpack the iputils tarball, apply the patch, then do 'make ping'.
> Regards,
> Matt.

Just compiled, with GCC4. It compiles fine, and works as root, but not 
as a normal user.

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