chapter 6.16: configure: error: in `/sources/gcc-build/i686-pc-linux-gnu/libgcc':, ... C preprocessor "/lib/cpp" fails sanity check

mhenriquezs at mhenriquezs at
Wed May 26 07:13:55 PDT 2010

Ok sorry, it was not my intention to make a big deal about this, in any 
case I fixed my self, so hope that this don't make to much troubles to 
the list..

thanks again

On 05/26/2010 08:33 AM, linux fan wrote:
> On 5/26/10, Simon Geard<delgarde at>  wrote:
>> I can't really see how things can be improved (short of blinking red
>> text on *every* page), but it does seem like half the problems we deal
>> with are from people not following it. Are people not even reading that
>> entire "General Compilation Instructions" page, and skipping straight to
>> the packages?
> The important note #1 in ch 5.3 is clear.
> However, "General Compilation Instructions"  never specifies the flow
> of events expected to follow:
> 1 - make sure $LFS is set to the target directory (export LFS=/mnt/lfs)
> 2 - change directory to $LFS/sources
> 3 - unpack the package tarball
> 4 - change directory to the unpacked directory created by tar
> 5 - follow package build and install instructions
> 6 - change directory to $LFS/sources
> 7 - remove the unpacked directory created by tar
> At least I can't remember where that is.

More information about the lfs-support mailing list