[erlang-questions] Trouble building R11B5 on solaris sparc 10

Kostis Sagonas <>
Fri Jun 15 18:41:14 CEST 2007


PJ Durai wrote:
> On 6/15/07, Kostis Sagonas <> wrote:
>> PJ Durai wrote:
>>> Hello
>>> I am encountering problems when I try to build build the recent source
>>> tarball in solaris sparc 10 (this is also a recent version, full
>>> install.)
>>>
>>> $ uname -a
>>> SunOS goliath 5.10 Generic_118833-33 sun4u sparc SUNW,Ultra-80
>>>
>>> $ gcc --version
>>> gcc (GCC) 3.4.3 (csl-sol210-3_4-branch+sol_rpath)
>>>
>>> I googled around and couldn't find any information about this.
>>>
>>> Any ideas?
>>>
>> You need to use GNU's loader and assembler.
>>
>> Make sure they appear before the ones from SUN in your path.
>>
> 
> Is there some information about this somewhere ?
> 
> This is how my environment is configured. Not sure if this is correct.
> 
> $ echo $PATH
> /usr/ccs/bin:/usr/sfw/bin:/usr/bin:/usr/local/bin
> 
> $ which ld
> /usr/ccs/bin/ld
> 
> $ which as
> /usr/ccs/bin/as
> 
> $ which gcc
> /usr/sfw/bin/gcc

Take a look whether under /usr/sfw/bin there is a "as" ("gas") or "ld"
program and if so exchange the order of the dirs in your path.

Kostis



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