Vacation ended, made up my mind, here is what I want to do

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Jun 9 07:54:22 PDT 2000


> On Fri, Jun 09, 2000 at 12:53:15AM +0100, Ian Chilton wrote:
> 
> > ** Or, another idea...how about someone else writes a follow up to LFS,
> > which covers this sort of stuff???
> > Ideas??   Comments???   Any takers?
> 
> Soon after advancing beyond the level of a basic Linux-Installation,
> the amount of software you can usefully install becomes too great to
> include it in a book with a linear installation path. I recommend
> building a public-accessible database, where infos about the packages
> are stored. Files, dependencies, reports of success, useful
> configuration.

I agree. I never meant LFS to be a full distribution. It's meant to just
lay a foundation. Those things you mentioned (database) can be found, at
the moment, in www.pcrdallas.com/docs/lfs-hints



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