Subject: Re: tools fails
To: Bruce Buskill <>
From: Lubomir Sedlacik <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/24/2004 15:31:52
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On Mon, May 24, 2004 at 09:16:09AM -0400, Bruce Buskill wrote:
> Hi, I have for some time had no problem getting tools to work
> great.  I recently I have discovered when I try to run tools
> that I am given
> =3D=3D=3D> command: ./ tools
> =3D=3D=3D> started: Mon May 24 04:52:07 EDT 2004
> =3D=3D=3D> No nonexistent/bin/nbmake, needs building.
> =3D=3D=3D> 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 c=
ompiled programs.
> If you meant to cross compile, use `--host'.
> ERROR: Configure of nbmake failed
> I have done the following: removed /usr/src and pulled down a fresh
> tree, removed and created /usr/obj again, logged in directly as root
> instead of using sudo as I normally do. I get the results above
> everytime. I am sure it is some failure on my part, and would be
> greatful for advice.

TMPDIR mounted noexec, i guess.


-- Lubomir Sedlacik <salo@{NetBSD,Xtrmntr,silcnet}.org>   --

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