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

Christophe Devine devine at
Mon May 20 02:23:46 PDT 2002

Gerard Beekmans wrote :

> > The easiest way around this is by creating symlinks to satisfy such
> > dependencies but we don't want to pollute the LFS directory structure so
> > I'd say create symlinks that are needed during a package installation,
> > then remove them as soon as we're done installing the package. It's a
> > little bit extra work but I like it better that way.

> Then there are configure scripts that need the /bin/sh symlink.

Both /bin/{sh,pwd} symlinks are indeed necessary. However, I've found out
that /lib/cpp is not needed by glibc nor gcc (cpp must be somewhere in the
PATH though). Also, /bin/bash seems unused too.

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