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Re: help on installation of gcc


On Tue, 9 May 2000, Rakesh Nair wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> While installing gcc on SunOS I encountered the following problem.
> 
> For building the package a command 'make bootstrap'  was specified in
> the documentation.But the file bootstrap is not present in the basic
> directory ie gcc-2.95.2..   
> 
> How to get the bootstrap file?

You do not need a file called 'bootstrap'. 
  'bootstrap' is a parameter that tells make what to do; that is, it tells
  make to bootstrap the compiler.

[snip]


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