[lfs-support] Problem on compiling and installing Binutils-2.21.1a

sandip sitapara s13884neo at gmail.com
Tue Jan 10 02:36:25 PST 2012


you are checking your build directory size. You did after build or before
build? And the size mentioned in book is space required in your system to
install the same.

On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 3:51 PM, Uthayanan <suthayanan at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Firerat
>
> Book says the required disk space should be 350 MB. But my binutils-build
> is only 508K
>
> lfsuthayan at ubuntu:/mnt/lfs/Sources$ ls -lh binutils-build/
> total 508K
>
> that means , I am missing something no .... btw I used ubuntu to create my
> lfs partition.. is there any thing to do with that ?
>
> On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 3:45 PM, Firerat <firer4t at googlemail.com> wrote:
>
>>
>> On Jan 10, 2012 9:48 AM, "Uthayanan" <suthayanan at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >
>> > Hi Sandip,
>> >
>> > I followed the book.. During the compilation i didnt get any errors..
>> Then during the installation I got the above warning and system
>> > got out of the installation mode soon after the errors.
>> > Do we have different options in compilation ?
>> >
>> > On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 3:13 PM, sandip sitapara <s13884neo at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> There is no error. Just messages that there is nothing to be
>> installed. I am not sure but testsuit shouldn't be install in system it is
>> just to check the correct installation and dependencies to run that
>> software correctly.Also you have to look the compilation options while
>> building the same.
>> >>
>> >> On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 3:05 PM, Uthayanan <suthayanan at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> >>>
>> >>> Hi Group,
>> >>>
>> >>> I get following error when I try to install the binutils. I am new to
>> lfs and may be this one may be a silly question to ask:) . Please help me
>> on this
>> >>>
>> >>> make[3]: Entering directory
>> `/mnt/lfs/Sources/binutils-build/libiberty/testsuite'
>> >>> make[3]: Nothing to be done for `install'.
>> >>> make[3]: Leaving directory
>> `/mnt/lfs/Sources/binutils-build/libiberty/testsuite'
>> >>> make[2]: Leaving directory `/mnt/lfs/Sources/binutils-build/libiberty'
>> >>> make[1]: Nothing to be done for `install-target'.
>> >>> make[1]: Leaving directory `/mnt/lfs/Sources/binutils-build'
>> >>> lfsuthayan at ubuntu:/mnt/lfs/Sources/binutils-build$
>> >>> lfsuthayan at ubuntu:/mnt/lfs/Sources/binutils-build$
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> Thanks
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> --
>> >>> Regards,
>> >>> s uthay
>> >>>
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>> >
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>> > s uthay
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>> >
>>
>> The make install simply runs make install in each directory, the
>> testsuite doesn't have a install target...it is just stating it That is
>> perfectly normal
>>
>> Warnings can usually be ignored, unless you are working with the code and
>> want to resolve them
>>
>> Regards 'options in compilation'
>> for the moment follow the book exactly  *do not* deviate from the book,
>> you will only get lost.
>>
>> When you come across something that reads
>> <EDITME<xxx>EDITME>
>> or the like, then you need to modify for your needs, e.g. timezone in
>> glibc, papersize in groff, but CEOs those bridges when you get to them :)
>>
>>
>>
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