[CentOS] Another rpm question re %make

James B. Byrne byrnejb at harte-lyne.ca
Tue Mar 31 17:57:32 UTC 2009


Thanks for the pointers on cross building rpms.  I have downloaded
mock from epel and will take a look at that shortly.


For the moment however, I am working on a straight x86_64 build of
ruby-1.9.1-1 and I am running into this error:

checking for nroff... /usr/bin/nroff
creating config.h
configure: creating ./config.status
config.status: creating Makefile
+ %make
/var/tmp/rpm-tmp.57843: line 58: fg: no job control
error: Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.57843 (%build)

I cannot fathom what the foreground call is supposed to accomplish
or why it is happening.

Can anyone nudge me towards an online reference where I might
discover how to interpret this?

-- 
***          E-Mail is NOT a SECURE channel          ***
James B. Byrne                mailto:ByrneJB at Harte-Lyne.ca
Harte & Lyne Limited          http://www.harte-lyne.ca
9 Brockley Drive              vox: +1 905 561 1241
Hamilton, Ontario             fax: +1 905 561 0757
Canada  L8E 3C3



More information about the CentOS mailing list