coreutils release anytime soon?

Seth W.Klein sk at
Tue Jan 14 20:11:36 PST 2003

Gerard Beekmans <gerard at> wrote:
> On January 13, 2003 05:08 pm, Seth W.Klein wrote:
> >
> > Anyone up for adding a --enable-essential-binaries="basename,cat,..."
> > switch to coreutils?
> That'd be long to type out. How about this one: --enable-fhs-paths
> FHS dictates that certain binaries are supposed to be in /bin. We've added a 
> few ourselves because of programs used in the bootscripts. It would at least 
> be less work in the mv commands.

But IIRC LFS's list of essential binaries differs from the FHS by the
addition of a number of commands.

Seth W. Klein
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