Background of LFS

Bruce Dubbs bdubbs at
Tue Jan 21 17:59:02 PST 2003

adibelli özgür wrote:

> I have an senior project, and I want to create a linux distro but I 
> want to have a linux operating system with minumum files. What are 
> necessary files to run a linux (kernel,..,like this)? Can I perform 
> this with LFS?
> I have some questions?
> 1- how does LFS detect devices and install drivers according to devices?
> 2- and when LFS boots, which files does it use? I want to learn 
> background of this project?
> 3-In LFS there are lots of packages in chapter 6? But I don't want to 
> install all packages , is it possible?
> I have problems with understanding background of LFS, if you help me , 
> I will be very happy.

For a Senior project, you need to figure things out for yourself.  Start 
by reading the LFS book and building the base system. The  the main 
purpose of the book is education.
  -- Bruce

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