r7586 - in trunk/BOOK: chapter01 chapter05 chapter06

jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed May 3 14:38:37 PDT 2006


Author: jhuntwork
Date: 2006-05-03 15:38:35 -0600 (Wed, 03 May 2006)
New Revision: 7586

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter05/stripping.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter06/strippingagain.xml
Log:
Updated stripping notes to reflect current findings.
Resolves ticket #1657.


Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2006-05-03 21:10:44 UTC (rev 7585)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2006-05-03 21:38:35 UTC (rev 7586)
@@ -40,6 +40,10 @@
       <para>May 3, 2006</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[jhuntwork] - Updated stripping notes to reflect current
+          findings. Resolves ticket #1657.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[archaic] - Updated the bug.c code to avoid USB-related uevent
           leakage reports.</para>
         </listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter05/stripping.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter05/stripping.xml	2006-05-03 21:10:44 UTC (rev 7585)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter05/stripping.xml	2006-05-03 21:38:35 UTC (rev 7586)
@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@
 
   <para>The steps in this section are optional, but if the LFS partition is
   rather small, it is beneficial to learn that unnecessary items can be removed.
-  The executables and libraries built so far contain about 130 MB of unneeded
+  The executables and libraries built so far contain about 70 MB of unneeded
   debugging symbols. Remove those symbols with:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>strip --strip-debug /tools/lib/*
@@ -27,13 +27,13 @@
   ones would be destroyed and the toolchain packages would need to be
   built all over again.</para>
 
-  <para>To save another 30 MB, remove the documentation:</para>
+  <para>To save nearly 20 MB more, remove the documentation:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>rm -rf /tools/{info,man}</userinput></screen>
 
-  <para>There will now be at least 850 MB of free space on the LFS file
-  system that can be used to build and install Glibc in the next phase.
-  If you can build and install Glibc, you can build and install the rest
-  too.</para>
+  <para>At this point, you should have at least 850 MB of free space in
+  <envar>$LFS</envar> that can be used to build and install Glibc in the
+  next phase. If you can build and install Glibc, you can build and install
+  the rest too.</para>
 
 </sect1>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/strippingagain.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter06/strippingagain.xml	2006-05-03 21:10:44 UTC (rev 7585)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter06/strippingagain.xml	2006-05-03 21:38:35 UTC (rev 7586)
@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@
 
   <para>If the intended user is not a programmer and does not plan to do
   any debugging on the system software, the system size can be decreased
-  by about 200 MB by removing the debugging symbols from binaries and
+  by about 90 MB by removing the debugging symbols from binaries and
   libraries. This causes no inconvenience other than not being able to
   debug the software fully anymore.</para>
 




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