On Thu, Aug 28, 2008 at 12:29 AM, Michael Banck <firstname.lastname@example.org>
On Thu, Aug 28, 2008 at 12:23:36AM +0530, Madhusudan C.S wrote:Luckily, glibc keeps a build log for you under debian/, the exact name
> apt-get source glibc and dpkg-buildpackage -uc -B fails for some weird
> compilation errors in bsd files. I forgot to log the errors. Is this a known
> bug or is it necessary to give the build logs to find out what it is?
of which I do not know by heart.
It's unclear what exactly you mean with `pain', so it is difficult to
> Moreover dpkg-buildpackage again is such a pain. Is there any alternative
> for building and installing glibc from source?
Pain in the sense it takes a hell lot of time to build on my machine. It took around 6-7 hours or so to build for the first time, that too it did not complete. Also I did not get the logs. I will send in next mail. I think its same as Zhengda reported on IRC.