An idea: isolate libs [was: Pure LFS]

Tushar Teredesai tushar at
Fri Feb 7 16:07:30 PST 2003

Steve Martin wrote:

>I have attached a little doc which attempts to explain the magic number
>3 iterations; I think that clarifies why 3 iterations are necessary and
>why a gcc bootstrap takes 3 passes.  I would suggest, based on my
>current tests, that bootstrapping the gcc builds in the purity hint is
If the first pass gcc is built using make bootstrap, then it is built 
using a pure gcc. So only two passes will be required. Correct or am I 
missing something?

Tushar Teredesai

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