[Nottingham] An occasional Gentoo-ism revisited: "configure: error: C compiler cannot create executables"

Martin martin at ml1.co.uk
Tue Nov 3 19:03:25 UTC 2015


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I've just re-stumbled across an occasional hiccup on Gentoo after a
recompile of the compiler whereby for the very next compile of anything
you then get:

configure: error: C compiler cannot create executables

All is explained on my old article on:


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