Perl nitpick

Chris Staub chris at
Sat Feb 4 08:40:22 PST 2006

Dan Nicholson wrote:
> On 2/4/06, Chris Staub <chris at> wrote:
>> Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> Cross-LFS passes -Dpager="/bin/less -isR" to Perl's ./configure.gnu
>>> script, but the correct pager is "/usr/bin/less -isR"
>> No, just like LFS, CLFS moves the less binary to /bin.
> In LFS, it was decided a while back that having less in /bin wasn't
> correct by the FHS.  The development book no longer moves less to
> /bin.  If you want, I can dig around and find the email, but it was
> about early December.
> --
> Dan

Hmmm, I just noticed that. I know that LFS used to set --bindir=/bin to 
put *all* the less programs into /bin and that was changed to moving 
just the less program. Guess I missed it when it was changed again...

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