[Mono-devel-list] Can't build debugger from CVS

Richard Torkar richard.torkar at htu.se
Mon Apr 7 07:53:55 EDT 2003

On Mon, 2003-04-07 at 13:40, Martin Baulig wrote:
> Sebastian Bergmann <lists at sebastian-bergmann.de> writes:
> >     checking for bfd_get_arch in -lbfd... no
> >     configure: error: Can't find libbfd, make sure you have
> >     binutils-dev >= 2.12 installed.
> Hi,
> binutils 2.13 (from ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/binutils/binutils-2.13.tar.gz) works fine for
> me.  Which distribution do you use and did you install the development package (some
> distros have binutils and binutils-dev or binutils-devel and you need to install both).
> What does your config.log say ?

Martin, I think this is happening on RH if I'm not mistaken.

RH has only one binutils rpm and no devel rpm.
(The following is from RedHat 9)

[xyz@~]$ rpm -q binutils

But libbft should be there, or?

[xyz@~]$ rpm -ql binutils | grep libbfd

I think that that could be his problem maybe?


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