Cross LFS and UTF-8

Jim Gifford lfs at
Tue Jan 17 19:29:34 PST 2006

Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
> Jim Gifford wrote:
> Architecture doesn't have anything to do with it. Nor, I think, does it
> have anything to do with the reasons you object to the way it is
> presented in LFS.
> What harm is there with getting LFS right first? It's probably easier
> too, *because* of the simplicity of LFS. Once you're satisfied with how
> it is in LFS, *then* start porting it and ripple back any bumps you hit
> on other archs.
The biggest difference between the builds is going to be the man-db 
stuff, which I've complained about from day one. That's the only 
difference I have found in my testing. The only test platforms I have 
currently are non x86. My x86 stuff is tied up on work functions right now.

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