Problem on installing Xorg

Stephen Liu satimis at yahoo.com
Thu Aug 18 15:49:14 PDT 2005


Hi Uli,

Tks for your advice.

> just do
> 
>  	ln -s gcc /usr/bin/cc

In chroot environment
root:/$ ln -s gcc /usr/bin/cc  (no printout)
root:/$ ls -l /usr/bin/cc
lrwxrwxrwx  1 root root 3 2005-08-19 06:16 /usr/bin/cc
-> gcc


Xorg-6.8.2
http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/view/stable/x/installing.html#xorg


went through without problem except the last step as
follow;

...
....
root:/sources/xc/config/util$ cp -v lndir /usr/bin/
`lndir' -> `/usr/bin/lndir'
root:/sources/xc/config/util$ mkdir ../xcbuild &&
> cd ../xcbuild &&
> lndir ../xc
../xc: No such file or directory
root:/sources/xc/config/xcbuild$  

root:/sources/xc/config/xcbuild$ ls
BUILD  config  doc  LABEL  lib  nls  programs  README 
README.crypto  registry  xf86Date.h

"../xc" may not find it.  I think full path
"/sources/xc" may find it.  Please advise how to fix
this last step.

> Also, building X while in chroot is normally not
> recommended, you should 
> be booted into your new shiny LFS system for doing
> that.

I'm trying to build all essential packages such as
xorg, firefox, lynx, PPP-2.4.3, WvDial-1.54.0,
RP-PPPoE-3.5, GTK+-1.2.10, GTK+-2.6.7 first before
booting to LFS 6.1.  So I don't need to print the
whole BLFS 6.1 book and download all packages in
advance or burn them on CDs.

B.R.
SL



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