[blfs-support] Troubles Building NSS-3.15.3 [Corrected Major Error]

Pierre Labastie pierre.labastie at neuf.fr
Fri Dec 6 09:14:52 PST 2013

Le 06/12/2013 18:12, Dan McGhee a écrit :
> On 12/06/2013 02:51 AM, Pierre Labastie wrote:
>> Le 05/12/2013 19:21, Dan McGhee a écrit :
>>> On 12/05/2013 11:20 AM, Dan McGhee wrote:
>>>> This build has failed three times for me.  Here is the applicable
>>>> portion of the build log:
>>>> [What I originally included was an excerpt from my "error" log. I
>>>> apologize for the mistake.
>>>> [...]
>>>>    1420  Fatal error: can't create
>>>> Linux3.8_x86_64_glibc_PTH_64_OPT.OBJ/pk11cert.o: No such file or
>>>> directory
>>>>    [...]
>> This means the directory Linux3.8_x86_64_glibc_PTH_64_OPT.OBJ does not
>> exist.
>>>>    1445  make[2]: ***
>>>> [Linux3.8_x86_64_glibc_PTH_64_OPT.OBJ/pk11cert.o] Error 2
>>>>    1446  make[2]: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....
>>>>    1447  pk11load.c: In function 'SECMOD_UnloadModule':
>>>>    [...]
>> You are using job parallelization, aren't you? Delete the build
>> directory and start anew without the -j flag. ISTR job parallelization
>> is broken for NSS. And the first error really looks like some directory,
>> which should have been created before the "long statement", had not...
>>> The first time it failed, it failed because it couldn't make the
>>> directory.  Now it's an object file--as was the second failure. Now I
>>> am in need of help, because I don't know how to translate the long
>>> statements.
>> Regards
>> Pierre
> For some reason I was compiling NSS in my Ubuntu host system using the 
> chroot environment.  Pierre's reference to a parallel build, and since 
> I wasn't trying to do one, got me looking.
Sorry if I was wrong: I read

[Linux3.8_x86_64_glibc_PTH_64_OPT.OBJ/pk11cert.o] Error 2
   1446  make[2]: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....

And I thought that "make" wouldn't have to wait for unfinished jobs if not doing a parallel build. Anyway, glad you found how to
compile it.


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