LFSMake 20000912 Released

Rod Roark rod at sunsetsystems.com
Tue Sep 12 12:00:48 PDT 2000


Yes VMware is great, and I expect it would work for this though I
haven't tried that yet.

Alternatively, as luck would have it I also sell computers with Linux
preinstalled... will make you a good deal.  ;-)

Cheers,

-- Rod
   http://www.sunsetsystems.com/

On Tue, 12 Sep 2000, John Arrowwood wrote:
> 
> Try using VMware.  Create a virtual computer in which to try it.  One catch:
> Requires X.  
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gerard Beekmans [mailto:gerard at linuxfromscratch.org]
> Sent: Tuesday, September 12, 2000 11:37 AM
> To: lfs-discuss at linuxfromscratch.org
> Subject: Re: LFSMake 20000912 Released
> 
> 
> On Tue, 12 Sep 2000, you wrote:
> > Check it out at http://www.sunsetsystems.com/lfsmake.php3.
> 
> I'm afraid I have to take a raincheck on that one. I used to test these kind
> 
> of things on my spare computer, the notebook, which died a unexpected death
> a 
> few days ago. I'm still not sure if I will bring it to Toshiba to get it 
> repaired or just wait a couple of months and purchase a new system. Either 
> way, since my normal system is used to perform plain installations of LFS 
> (plain as in manually "by the book" to test the new book) I don't have much 
> time or resources on this pc to do a full second installation. Normally I'd 
> just run it on the spare computer and walk away from it. If it screws things
> 
> up, no problem. On this machine I'm more cautious.
> 
> So it's not out of distrust or anything like that that I'm not going to try 
> out LFSMake quite yet, it's just I don't have the spare resources to do it 
> on. 
> 
> -- 
> Gerard Beekmans
> www.linuxfromscratch.org
> 
> -*- If Linux doesn't have the solution, you have the wrong problem -*-





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