Part I of the book out of date

Timothy Bauscher timothy at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Sep 18 11:59:19 PDT 2002


On Sun, Sep 15, 2002 at 12:13:05PM +0200, Matthias Benkmann wrote:
> "For example when you are told to run a command like ./configure
> --prefix=$LFS you actually have to execute ./configure --prefix=/mnt/lfs"
> 
> While this is technically still okay (it's just an example) now that we're
> building in /static, this should read
> 
> For example when you are told to run a command like ./configure
> --prefix=$LFS/static you actually have to execute ./configure
> --prefix=/mnt/lfs/static

Fixed, thanks :)

> I a similar vein, why is $LFS/usr/src assumed as the download and build
> area? This directory is created in chapter 6. It's part of the target LFS
> tree and if you create it at the beginning you get an error message in
> chapter 6. $LFS/static/src or $LFS/static/usr/src would be a better
> choice.

What about the linux-2.4.19 directory, which is widely
assumed to live in /usr/src?

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