Subject: Re: Problems with unprived build
To: NetBSD-current users <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/08/2002 19:31:23
On Sat, Jun 08, 2002 at 12:06:18PM +0200, Julio Merino wrote:
> Hi all
> I'm having some problems with The first one is with the toolchain
> set. I have a tools set built in /usr/tools by root, which I can't use in
> unprived builds (permission denied), so I need to build my own set.
> The other problem is the following:
> $ ./ -U -R /var/build/release -T ~/tools -d -D /var/build/root
> ===> Bootstrapping nbmake
> checking for sh... /bin/sh
> checking for gcc... cc
> checking for C compiler default output... a.out
> checking whether the C compiler works... configure: error: cannot run C compiled programs.
> If you meant to cross compile, use `--host'.
> ERROR: configure of nbmake failed
> What's happening here? I've tried to build as root without -U and works fine.

Look at config.log to have the exact error message. I suspect a "permission

Manuel Bouyer <>