Update to current packages or PLFS first?

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Apr 30 10:41:30 PDT 2003

On April 29, 2003 10:25 pm, Gerard Beekmans wrote:

How about a third possibility.

Update to PLFS and latest packages all at once. There's not a lot of testing 
that needs to be done on these latest packages anyways. I've installed LFS 
systems already and did not encounter any problems, except for that minor 
Glibc hickup with it needing /bin/pwd and that header file (assert.h IIRC).

Normally I wouldn't suggest doing these two major things at the same time, but 
pure-lfs and the newer packages have had a lot of testing already. All that's 
left is update the version numbers, and a new patch here and there.

I'll let you guys ponder on that one and declare me either crazy or efficient 

Gerard Beekmans

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