libstdc++ related bootstrap failure on Solaris

Gerald Pfeifer
Tue Nov 28 01:34:00 GMT 2000

On Fri, 17 Nov 2000, Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
> On Thu, 16 Nov 2000, Phil Edwards wrote:
>>>   gmake[5]: Entering directory `/files/pfeifer/OBJ-1115-23:54/i386-unknown-freebsd4.1/libstdc++-v3/src'
>>>   Makefile:277: *** multiple target patterns.  Stop.
>> That's weird.  Never seen it before.
> I'm seeing it on all my platforms: i686-pc-linux-gnu, sparc-sun-solaris2.6,
> sparc-sun-solaris2.8 and i386-unknown-freebsd4.1 for different CVS trees.
> Now, the interesting thing is that apparently a manual build works fine,
> though the script I've been using (for years) really is most trivial and
> never caused any problems before.
> I'm investigating...

Okay, I found it. It *is* a libstdc++-v3 bug.

Try using a builddir whose name contains a colon as in my original bug
report and you'll experience exactly what I have been seeing.

Before libstdc++-v3 went active the gcc tree has been building fine in
such directories for years.

Gerald "Jerry"

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