install-log .. package control

Rob Park rbpark at ualberta.ca
Wed Jan 8 05:42:33 PST 2003


Alas! Timothy Bauscher spake thus:
> groff, man, man-pages, perl, kbd, ed, file, less, automake,
> autoconf, netkit-base, gettext, modutils, libtool, procinfo
> and texinfo are in the book, yet none of these packages is
> required for LFS to rebuild itself.

So? We've been through this a bajillion times. The answer is "Because
Gerard said so!"

> Pointing out some package loggers would cease a FAQ and add
> to the educational value of the book. This page could simply
> point to the "Package management" section of the hints, which
> gives everyone the opportunity to list their favorite method.

Ok, whatever. But actually picking one and putting it in the book is a
waste of effort.

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