Installing lfs on same partition as linux system.

Florin Boariu florin at bnv-bamberg.de
Fri Nov 10 05:20:28 PST 2000


err, maybe because the faster machine was a laptop ;)

(or am i missing sometihing?)

best regards,
florin.

On Thu, 9 Nov 2000 eriddle at linuxcare.com wrote:

> Hey, why not just slap the drive from the 486 into the faster machine
> and modify all the mount points and boot config to point to the
> proper partition before you put it back?
> 
> Also, Mr. Compiler Optimisation Dude (aka Jesse), what can we squeeze
> out of that 486 anyway?
> 
> Cheers,
> Ed
> 
> Quoting Jesse Tie Ten Quee on Thu, Nov 09, 2000 at 07:00:01PM -0500 :
> > Yo,
> > 
> > On Thu, Nov 09, 2000 at 01:28:01PM -0700, fred anger wrote:
> > > > 3) Try not to optimize the code for a Pentium. Configure-scripts are
> > > > likely to build the makefiles that way if you don't specify any
> > > > options. Use --host=i486-linux-gnu, that should work (shouldn't it?)
> > > 
> > > I think --host=i486-pc-linux-gnu is correct.  That's what I'm using...
> > 
> > Yes, use --host on any configure script you can, alllthough use
> > -march=i486 and -mcpu=486 also.
> > 
> > As long as you can bootup with a floppy and get the tarball onto the
> > 486, it's a simple as partitioning and formatting, untarring the tarball
> > and running lilo, bang reboot.
> > 
> > -
> > Jesse Tie Ten Quee - highos at highos dot com
> > 
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