[Buildroot] 202: Illegal number: gcc

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Fri May 29 17:57:59 UTC 2009

>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> writes:

 Thomas> Le Fri, 29 May 2009 16:16:18 +0200,
 Thomas> Peter Korsgaard <jacmet at uclibc.org> a écrit :

 >> Do you have makeinfo installed (the texinfo package) and what is it's
 >> version? Any particular reason why you are building binutils 2.18 and
 >> not the standard 2.19.1?

 Thomas> IIRC, there used to be a bug in binutils check for makeinfo. If the
 Thomas> makeinfo version was too recent, then the regexp used in the binutils
 Thomas> check didn't find makeinfo as a valid version.

Yes, but that was afaik only in 2.17. (it checked for 4.?, so 4.1x failed).

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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