amd64 fresh install woes (configu error: cannot run C compiled programs.???)
like many on this ML I decided that the time has come to switch over to the
64bit computing and went with fresh LiveDVD install of gentoo.
After doing stage3 install and making syncing portage I'm failing updates on
gcc and sandbox - both complaining:
configure: error: cannot run C compiled programs.
for sandbox there was a suggestion of turning off "sandbox" in FEATURES. I did
that. In fact my FEATURES is absolutely empty at this point and it's still a
Now before I go and post this in bugs.gentoo.org I'd like to know if maybe
it's an 64-bit FAQ and I'm doing something wrong. Any
pointers/suggestions/directions are appreciated.
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