[tex-live] source.dev compile error in libkpathsea

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Wed Feb 19 10:21:54 CET 2003

/usr/bin/ld:xdirname.lo: file format not recognized; treating as linker script
/usr/bin/ld:xdirname.lo:1: syntax error
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
make[3]: *** [../kpathsea/libkpathsea.la] Fehler 1
make[3]: Leaving directory
make[2]: *** [do-kpathsea] Fehler 2
make[2]: Leaving directory
make[1]: *** [all] Fehler 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/src/p4-base/Build/source.development/TeX'
make: *** [all] Fehler 1

rm xdirname.lo helps, it was filled with a timestamp, strange?!?!

Best wishes


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