Compiling Grep

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Fri Mar 15 19:14:58 PST 2002

On Fri, Mar 15, 2002 at 06:15:39PM -0600, David wrote:
> That's where it ends and dumps me back to the prompt.
> Any one know of a fix for this?

The CVS version of the LFS book has grep-2.5 instructions as follows:

./configure --prefix=/usr --bindir=/bin &&
make &&
rm /bin/egrep /bin/fgrep &&
make install

Gerard Beekmans

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