Cannot build RTEMS..Problem with configure script

Joel Sherrill joel.sherrill at
Sat Feb 23 15:23:15 UTC 2002

Satyaki Mukherjee wrote:
> Hello Everybody,
>         I am facing problems while trying to build RTEMS on sun sparc.
> I had successfully installed the prebuilt toolset executables (for
> 1386-rtems)
> in /opt directory. The same has been verified by using a small program
> as described in the documentation. I had also set PATH variable to
> $PATH:/opt/rtems/bin before checking the toolset.

Do you have gcc.exe linked to cc.exe?  The autoconf scripts
expect you to have a native C compiler named cc.

> Now, on trying to build rtems using configure script for
> TARGET=i386-rtems
> I get the following error :
> ------------------------------------------------------------
> Checking for automake....missing
> .....
> Checking for
> .....
> The compiler cannot create executables...installation problem
> ------------------------------------------------------------
> Can anyone suggest where the problem could be?
> satyaki

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