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Re: warning while running [libc]/configure

From: Jeroen Dekkers
Subject: Re: warning while running [libc]/configure
Date: Fri, 27 Feb 2004 10:38:37 +0100
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On Fri, Feb 27, 2004 at 12:58:10PM +0600, Dmitry V. Zhulanov wrote:
> Hi!
> While running [libc]/configure script
> $ mkdir build;cd build
> $ ../configure
> It prints warning message:
> configure: WARNING: --prefix= (empty) is requed for GNU/Hurd to work
> normaly.
> I wish to install libc to the root. So I try
> $ ../configure --prefix=/
> Warning message printed again, --prefix="/" follow to same results.
> Why setting --prefix does not avoid warning message?

Because as the warning says, the prefix should be empty, e.g.:
../configure --prefix=

Having prefix=/ should work either, but it isn't really correct
because you'll get paths like //bin, //lib, because /bin is appended
to the prefix.

Jeroen Dekkers

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