Re: SW installation from source problem (probably OFF TOPIC)

Subject: Re: SW installation from source problem (probably OFF TOPIC)
From: Dennis Murphy (
Date: Sun Jun 18 2000 - 09:27:33 MDT

My experience says that this is a problem with PHP, not your machine.

I had the same issue with PHP on Solaris... my solution? Just remove that
check from the configure script ;)

  Dennis Murphy
  Verizon Wireless
  Technical Analyst
  Sun Support Group

On Sun, 18 Jun 2000, Casper VE van de Pavert wrote:

> Hello, > > I ran into an odd problem, can't find the aswer: the C compiler (gcc) > can't make executables. This probably has nothing to do with > yelolowdog itself? Sorry to be off topic then. > > Here's a transcript of my first from source installation attempt, any > clues to what I'm doing wrong would be highly appreciated. > > [root@office php-4.0.0]# ./configure --with-mysql --with-apxs > --host=powerpc-yellowdog-linux > loading cache ./config.cache > checking for a BSD compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c > checking whether build environment is sane... yes > checking whether make sets ${MAKE}... yes > checking for working aclocal... found > checking for working autoconf... found > checking for working automake... found > checking for working autoheader... found > checking for working makeinfo... missing > checking whether to enable maintainer-specific portions of Makefiles... no > checking host system type... powerpc-yellowdog-linux-gnu > checking for bison... bison -y > checking for bison version... 1.28 (ok) > checking for gcc... gcc > checking whether the C compiler (gcc ) works... no > configure: error: installation or configuration problem: C compiler > cannot create executables. > [root@office php-4.0.0]# > > This failed both on my 8200/120 and 8500/150. YDL CS 1.2 > "gcc-2.95.2-1i" is installed along with it's dependency "cpp" > Also "makeinfo" appears to be missing, where can I find that? Typing > "locate makeinfo" results in nothing...

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