Part I of the book out of date

Tushar Teredesai tush at yahoo.com
Wed Sep 18 12:59:37 PDT 2002


Archaic wrote:

>On Wed, Sep 18, 2002 at 11:59:19AM -0700, Timothy Bauscher wrote:
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>
>>On Sun, Sep 15, 2002 at 12:13:05PM +0200, Matthias Benkmann wrote:
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>>>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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>>
>By the time you unpack the kernel tarball, the $LFS directory structure
>is made. It's just that the Chapter 5 stuff should be in
>$LFS/static/usr/src for simplicity sake as $LFS/usr/src doesn't exist.
>If it did exist, then we would need another command just to chown it in
>chroot.
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That way the book can add commands to delete $LFS/static/usr/src/ to 
prevent users from using the same source for Ch 6.

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