error during cross compiling of isc dhcp???

ameen.shajahan at ameen.shajahan at
Wed Dec 7 11:04:33 UTC 2011

Hi all,
While giving make command in dhcp-4.2.3 directory , its throwing an error which i mentioned below.
What would be the reason for the below error.

[user at nemo dhcp-4.2.3]$ make
Making all in bind
make[1]: Entering directory `/home/user/dhcp-4.2.3/bind'
Configuring BIND Export libraries for DHCP.
configure: WARNING: if you wanted to set the --build type, don't use --host.
    If a cross compiler is detected then cross compile mode will be used
configure: WARNING: using cross tools not prefixed with host triplet
Building BIND Export libraries - this takes some time.
building in /home/user/dhcp-4.2.3/bind/bind-9.8.1/lib/export
/bin/sh: ./gen: cannot execute binary file
gmake[3]: *** [include/dns/enumtype.h] Error 126
gmake[2]: *** [subdirs] Error 1
make[1]: *** [all] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/user/dhcp-4.2.3/bind'
make: *** [all-recursive] Error 1

                I am using ISC DHCP-4.2.3 version.
                I want to cross compile DHCP-4.2.3.Please share the procedure for cross compiling ISC DHCP-4.2.3

Ameen S

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