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    configure error

    trying to install a gcc package (it wasn't included on the dvd) and i'm getting...
    loading cache ./config.cache
    checking host system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu
    checking target system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu
    checking build system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu
    checking for a BSD compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c
    checking whether ln works... yes
    checking whether ln -s works... yes
    configure: error: Building in the source directory is not supported in this release. See for more details.
    any ideas of what i'm doing wrong?

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