Make fails -- "can't cd"

Bob Heckel
Tue Jan 11 18:42:00 GMT 2000

While using make to compile sources in
/usr/local/src/[unpackedsources], I get this message:

make all-recursive
Making all in lib
cd: can't cd to lib
make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make: *** [all-recursive-am] Error 2

Similar "can't cd" errors occur while compiling other sources.

I've recently upgraded Cygwin and gcc (using Droolview) and
have had this trouble since then.  Prior to that
several tarballs worked without error.  I have searched
the FAQ, Deja and Cygwin mlist with no success.  Thanks for
your time.

Bob Heckel

If needed, cygcheck -s output:
Cygnus Win95/NT Configuration Diagnostics
Current System Time: Tue Jan 11 21:17:47 2000

Win95 Ver 4.0 build 67109975  B

Path:	/bin


CYGWIN = `notty'
C_INCLUDE_PATH = `/usr/local/include'
HOME = `/home/bh1'
LIBRARY_PATH = `/usr/local/lib'
PWD = `/home/bh1'
USER = `heckel'

Use `-r' to scan registry

a:  fd           N/A    N/A                    
c:  hd  FAT32   1461Mb  94% CP    UN           990308
e:  cd           N/A    N/A                    

c:    /        user    textmode
e:    /mnt/cdrom  user    textmode
a:    /mnt/floppy  user    textmode

Found: c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\bash.exe
Found: c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\cat.exe
Found: c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\cpp.exe
Found: c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\find.exe
Found: c:\windows\command\find.exe
Found: c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\gcc.exe
Found: c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\gdb.exe
Found: c:\usr\local\insight\bin\gdb.exe
Found: c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\ld.exe
Found: c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\ls.exe
Found: c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\make.exe
Found: c:\bin\sh.exe
Found: c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\sh.exe
Found: \bin\sh.exe

  371k 1998/12/01 c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\cygtcl80.dll
    5k 1998/12/01 c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\cygtclpip80.dll
   10k 1998/12/01 c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\cygtclreg80.dll
  600k 1998/12/01 c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\cygtk80.dll
  547k 2000/01/06 c:\cygnus\cygwin-b20\H-i586-cygwin32\bin\cygwin1.dll
  393k 1999/11/08 c:\usr\local\insight\bin\cygtcl80.dll
    5k 1999/11/08 c:\usr\local\insight\bin\cygtclpip80.dll
   10k 1999/11/08 c:\usr\local\insight\bin\cygtclreg80.dll
   81k 1999/11/08 c:\usr\local\insight\bin\cygitcl30.dll
   35k 1999/11/08 c:\usr\local\insight\bin\cygitk30.dll
  626k 1999/11/08 c:\usr\local\insight\bin\cygtk80.dll

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