[lfs-support] configure, make and make install as who
tijnema at gmail.com
Tue Jan 17 07:24:39 PST 2012
On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 4:22 PM, Ken Moffat <zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 01:38:37PM +0000, Firerat wrote:
>> On Jan 17, 2012 1:30 PM, "Andrew Benton" <b3nton at gmail.com> wrote:
>> They were installing the required version of M4 to the host
>> > > question: should /usr/local/bin be in my path variable for user lfs?
>> > No
>> Wrong, if the build requires things installed in /usr/local then it needs
>> to be in the path
>> > > currently $PATH=/tools/bin:/bin:/usr/bin.
>> > > question: should i be ./configure,make,make install all as root?
> It's a long time since I've seen anyone mention that they compiled
> programs to make the host fit for purpose - usually they just use
> the package manager. But yes, if a required package is in
> /usr/local then the PATH should be
> In these circumstances, for chapter 5 it might also help to export
> PKGCONFIG_PATH as
> (Try without this, to see if putting the new m4 ahead of the old one
> is sufficient. If it isn't try this)
You're missing a '/' in PKGCONFIG_PATH, the correct one would be:
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