r9295 - in trunk/BOOK: . chapter01 chapter06 prologue

bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jun 1 12:42:40 PDT 2010


Author: bdubbs
Date: 2010-06-01 13:42:40 -0600 (Tue, 01 Jun 2010)
New Revision: 9295

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter06/glibc.xml
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/prologue/hostreqs.xml
Log:
Update host requirements to those packages built in LFS-6.3

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2010-05-29 10:41:33 UTC (rev 9294)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2010-06-01 19:42:40 UTC (rev 9295)
@@ -37,6 +37,16 @@
 
 -->
     <listitem>
+      <para>2010-06-01</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[bdubbs] - Update host requirements to those packages
+          built in LFS-6.3.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>2010-05-29</para>
       <itemizedlist>
          <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/glibc.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter06/glibc.xml	2010-05-29 10:41:33 UTC (rev 9294)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter06/glibc.xml	2010-06-01 19:42:40 UTC (rev 9295)
@@ -114,7 +114,7 @@
 
 <screen><userinput remap="configure">../glibc-&glibc-version;/configure --prefix=/usr \
     --disable-profile --enable-add-ons \
-    --enable-kernel=2.6.18 --libexecdir=/usr/lib/glibc</userinput></screen>
+    --enable-kernel=2.6.22.5 --libexecdir=/usr/lib/glibc</userinput></screen>
 
     <variablelist>
       <title>The meaning of the new configure options:</title>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2010-05-29 10:41:33 UTC (rev 9294)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2010-06-01 19:42:40 UTC (rev 9295)
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
-<!ENTITY version "SVN-20100529">
-<!ENTITY releasedate "May 29, 2010">
+<!ENTITY version "SVN-20100601">
+<!ENTITY releasedate "June 1, 2010">
 <!ENTITY copyrightdate "1999-2010"><!-- jhalfs needs a literal dash, not – -->
 <!ENTITY milestone "6.7">
 <!ENTITY generic-version "development"> <!-- Use "development", "testing", or "x.y[-pre{x}]" -->

Modified: trunk/BOOK/prologue/hostreqs.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/prologue/hostreqs.xml	2010-05-29 10:41:33 UTC (rev 9294)
+++ trunk/BOOK/prologue/hostreqs.xml	2010-06-01 19:42:40 UTC (rev 9295)
@@ -18,83 +18,80 @@
     <quote><package-name>-dev</quote>. Be sure to install those if
     your distribution provides them.</para>
 
+   <para>Earlier versions of the listed software packages may work, but has not
+   been tested.</para>
+
   <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Bash-2.05a</emphasis> (/bin/sh
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Bash-3.2</emphasis> (/bin/sh
       should be a symbolic or hard link to bash)</para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Binutils-2.12</emphasis> (Versions
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Binutils-2.17</emphasis> (Versions
       greater than &binutils-version; are not recommended as they have
       not been tested)</para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Bison-1.875</emphasis> (/usr/bin/yacc
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Bison-2.3</emphasis> (/usr/bin/yacc
       should be a link to bison or small script that executes bison)</para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Bzip2-1.0.2</emphasis></para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Bzip2-1.0.4</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Coreutils-5.0</emphasis> (or Sh-Utils-2.0,
-      Textutils-2.0, and Fileutils-4.1)</para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Coreutils-6.9</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Diffutils-2.8</emphasis></para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Diffutils-2.8.1</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Findutils-4.1.20</emphasis></para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Findutils-4.2.31</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Gawk-3.0</emphasis> (/usr/bin/awk
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Gawk-3.1.5</emphasis> (/usr/bin/awk
       should be a link to gawk)</para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Gcc-3.0.1</emphasis> (Versions
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Gcc-4.1.2</emphasis> (Versions
       greater than &gcc-version; are not recommended as they have not
       been tested)</para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Glibc-2.2.5</emphasis> (Versions
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Glibc-2.5.1</emphasis> (Versions
       greater than &glibc-version; are not recommended as they have
       not been tested)</para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Grep-2.5</emphasis></para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Grep-2.5.1a</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Gzip-1.2.4</emphasis></para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Gzip-1.3.12</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Linux Kernel-2.6.18</emphasis>
-      (having been compiled with GCC-3.0 or greater)</para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Linux Kernel-2.6.22.5</emphasis>
+      (having been compiled with GCC-4.12 or greater)</para>
 
       <para>The reason for the kernel version requirement is that we specify
       that version when building <application>glibc</application> in Chapter 6
-      at the recommendation of the developers.  This can be overridden if
-      desired but at least a 2.6.0 kernel is required because thread-local
-      storage support in Binutils will not be built and the Native POSIX
-      Threading Library (NPTL) test suite will segfault if the host's kernel
-      isn't at least a 2.6.0 version compiled with a 3.0 or later release of
-      GCC.</para>
+      at the recommendation of the developers.  </para>
 
-      <para>If the host kernel is either earlier than 2.6.18, or it was not
-      compiled using a GCC-3.0 (or later) compiler, you will need to replace
+      <para>If the host kernel is either earlier than 2.6.22.5, or it was not
+      compiled using a GCC-4.12 (or later) compiler, you will need to replace
       the kernel with one adhering to the specifications. There are two ways
-      you can go about this. First, see if your Linux vendor provides a 2.6.18
+      you can go about this. First, see if your Linux vendor provides a 2.6.22.5
       or later kernel package. If so, you may wish to install it. If your
       vendor doesn't offer an acceptable kernel package, or you would prefer not to
       install it, you can compile a kernel yourself. Instructions for
@@ -104,11 +101,11 @@
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">M4-1.4</emphasis></para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">M4-1.4.10</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Make-3.79.1</emphasis></para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Make-3.81</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
@@ -116,20 +113,20 @@
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Perl-5.6.0</emphasis></para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Perl-5.8.8</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Sed-3.0.2</emphasis></para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Sed-4.1.5</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Tar-1.14</emphasis></para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Tar-1.18</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
     <!-- Needed by the apparently broken Binutils-2.18 -->
     <listitem>
-      <para><emphasis role="strong">Texinfo-4.8</emphasis></para>
+      <para><emphasis role="strong">Texinfo-4.9</emphasis></para>
     </listitem>
 
   </itemizedlist>




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