bash-2.05a (static, CVS)

Don Smith don_smith at
Sat May 25 12:06:59 PDT 2002

Michael Brömer wrote:
> A nice day to you all!
> The configure command for bash (static, CVS) uses
> the option "--prefix=$LFS/static"
> Shouldn't this be "--prefix=$LFS/static/bin"?

No, prefix is used to build the destination directory names. So, in bash
terminology, bindir=$prefix/bin, and bindir is where the executables are

> Otherwise bash and bashbug wind upin $LFS/static and
> "chroot ... /static/bin/bash" --login will fail.

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