r7598 - in trunk/BOOK: . chapter01 chapter03
matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue May 9 23:52:41 PDT 2006
Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Since all the file sizes are on one page in LFS, why don't you just put
> all the sizes in general.ent as entities like the version number and md5sum?
I personally don't see the benefit. The file sizes aren't reused
anywhere, unlike version numbers. That's the primary reason I use
entities anyway. As for the md5sums, I'm not sure they're reused either
or whether having them as entities makes them easier to process by jhalfs.
> -- Bruce
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