Building Gettext-0.17 Error - LFS-6.5 Chapter 6.41

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at
Thu Oct 8 13:19:29 PDT 2009

Antony Derham wrote:

> I read the page, and it says (as you did), that a pure 64-bit build is 
> possible with the LFS book. However, I'm still stuck with my problem when 
> building Gettext. Should I add the -fPIC CFLAG when making?
> This is only my first time at creating an LFS system, so I'm new to having 
> to worry about architecture.

The system will build fine without any CFLAG adjustments.  The standard question 
it ask is what are the results of the script in section, .v Host System 

   -- Bruce

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