Section 5.8

elmarsa dice elmarsadice at yahoo.com
Sun May 7 21:12:12 PDT 2006


Ken,
thank you for your reply.  See my response to Jeremy.

--- Ken Moffat <ken at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:

> On Sat, May 06, 2006 at 04:22:12PM -0700, elmarsa dice wrote:
> > Started section 5.8 per directions in the book.  I am installing
> from
> > the live CD.  Everything going ok till it stopped with the
> following
> > note:
> > 
> > checking installed linux kernal header files... TOO OLD
> > Configure error:  GNU glibc requires kernel header files 
> > from Linux-2.0.10 to be installed before configuring.
> 
> > I checked that all directories were present and I know the cd is
> > later than linux-2.0.10.  I did notice when doing section 5.6.1
> that
> > the instructions say to uses asm-386 but it wasn't on the live cd
> so
> > I used asm which was.  In my tools/glibc-kernheaders directory I
> have
> > /asm /asm-generic and /linux which is as it should be.  In 
> > /tools/include I also have asm.  Any ideas on how to get around
> this
> > hold up is appreciated. 
> > 
> > elmarsa
> > 
>  I think this is an old version of the book ? (certainly,
> glibc-kernheaders sounds old).  I'm not familiar with the Live CDs,
> and slightly surprised that asm-i386 isn't there - surely the full
> version of whatever is being used to supply these headers [ sounds
> like the kernel, and probably an old linux-libc-headers for
> everything except glibc ] is on the CD ?
> 
>  As with all the other packages, you have to extract the relevant
> tarball and cd into it.
> 
>  And just in case that comes across as unhelpful, if you think you
> have followed the book's instructions, please specify which version
> of the book, (but don't expect a quick response, I'm on my way to
> shutting down for the night).
> 
> Ken
> -- 
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elmarsa

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