Re: Cannot build linux kernel with binutils-

Markus Kossmann (
Tue, 04 Mar 1997 04:39:09 +0100

Firebeard wrote:
> The version of binutils on tsx-11 is, not as
> specified in the 2.0.29 and 2.1.26 Documentation/Changes, and between
> 3 and 9 the -k|--raw option was removed from objdump, and this option
> is used in `make zlilo`. Fortunately, I build packages like this in
> /opt/depot/packagename, so all I had to do was unlink objdump from
> /usr/local and all is well, but the problem should be addressed in the
> near future.
Did you follow the instructions in release.binutils- ?
I think not. The kernel *will* build if you remove /usr/bin/encaps.
Markus			           <> (Markus Kossmann)