keep-5-6-sep going in Monday'ish

Marc Heerdink marc at
Sun May 19 03:08:26 PDT 2002

Op za 18-05-2002, om 21:53 schreef Gerard Beekmans:
> On Sat, May 18, 2002 at 02:50:40PM -0400, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> > I'm beginning a test build now to see what exactly needs to be changed in
> > the book. If things go smoothly (i only need an hour or two to finish an
> > LFS installation) I may have all the notes ready here, then compare them
> > with an older set of notes written up by Mark Hymers and commit changes to
> > CVS.
> As it looks, I'm going to do a few things differently from what the hint is
> describing. First of all I'm looking at $LFS/static as a purely temporary
> thing that we use in the book so I'm not even going to bother with a
> seperate $LFS/usr directory. Just one bin directory $LFS/static/bin that
> holds everything so we can do away with all the copying moving and removing
> of binaries (like we do now with for example bzip2 stuff - moving from
> $LFS/usr/bin to $LFS/bin so it'll match whatever we do in chapter 6). The
> only 'extra' subdirectory I currently have in $LFS/static is the 'src'
> directory where I do all the building just to keep things uncluttered.

What about $LFS/static/lib, which holds the static libraries for
binutils and gcc?

Other than that, this idea seems fine to me, I've been doing this from
the first time I tried the hint.


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