Adding Static Findutils

Rod Roark rod at
Wed Sep 6 11:16:32 PDT 2000

Yes, LFSMake already does this.  


It's not perfect, but if you carefully edit the resulting file list to
make sure it's reasonable, then you can remove a package like this:

# rm -rf `cat filelist`

-- Rod

On Wed, 06 Sep 2000, you wrote:
> If a static version of findutils is added before the chroot when
> building LFS, "find" can be used to log package installations in the
> chroot environment.
> ./configure --prefix=/usr
> mmake LDFAGS=-static
> make --prefix=$LFS/usr install does the trick
> I have been trying to use Installwatch but it doesn't work in the chroot
> environment, as a number of other people have noted, but a static
> "find" based on a time stamp will work as soon as you chroot.
> Greg T Hill

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