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

sandip sitapara s13884neo at gmail.com
Tue Jan 10 02:51:17 PST 2012


that is why you got this "make: *** No targets specified and no makefile
found.  Stop."

On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 4:16 PM, Uthayanan <suthayanan at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Sandip,
>
> I checked my tools folder too... Its empty
>
>
> On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 4:06 PM, sandip sitapara <s13884neo at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> 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
>>>> >>>
>>>> >>>
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>>>> >>> s uthay
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>>>> >
>>>> >
>>>> > --
>>>> > Regards,
>>>> > s uthay
>>>> >
>>>> > --
>>>> >
>>>> >
>>>>
>>>> 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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>>>
>>>
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>>> s uthay
>>>
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