Error while installing GCC

Eljay Love-Jensen
Mon Apr 18 14:51:00 GMT 2005

Hi Gerardo,

Don't configure in the same directory as the GCC sources.

Don't configure GCC in any subdirectory of the GCC sources.

Make a peer directory, and configure the GCC sources there.

For instance, if your GCC sources are located in:

Do this:
mkdir /export/home/bobby/gcc-build
cd /export/home/bobby/gcc-build

(I've found it better to specify absolute paths rather than relative paths.  YMMV.)


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