Some details on CLFS Book

Jim Gifford lfs at
Thu Nov 10 08:33:52 PST 2005

go moko wrote:

>- 6.8.1: The configuration of coreutils mention an
>option DEFAULT_POSIX2_VERSION=199209 with its
>explanation (coming from LFS), but this option isn't
>printed in the command of configuration. Must it be
>keep, or no?
That's no longer being used, we upgraded to coreutils 5.93

>- 3.22.1: The command "cp
>" is often writen as "cp
>{,.orig}" in the book. It's just a matter
>of coherence.
This is a standard copy command, it's in all the documentation out there

>- 7.3.1: id. for src/Makefile
Don't understand what you mean here.

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