Misleading text in chapter 5?

Jeremy Utley jeremy at jutley.org
Tue Jun 10 11:56:47 PDT 2003



> Hi,
>
> I know the text in the cvs-book is not updated, nor 100% correct, but
> there is one (important) issue:
> In chapter 5, binutils pass2, is says: "Do not remove the binutils-*
> directories after the installation. We'll need this directory again in
> chapter 6 as-is."
>
> Is this still valid?
>
> Becaus in chapter 6, binutils, it says:
> "It is recommended by the Binutils installation documentation to build
> Binutils outside of the source directory:
>
> mkdir ../binutils-build
> cd ../binutils-build
> "
>
> If chapter 5 is right, then binutils-build is already there?

No, because you are done with it after you lock-in the glibc in chapter
6, and should remove it at that time.  See the Pure LFS hint for more
information.  As it stands right now, I don't think anyone should be
building current CVS without reading that hint to understand what's
going on.

-J-
>
> Regards,
> Vidar Hoel - vhoel99 at grm.hia.no
> -- 
> Unsubscribe: send email to listar at linuxfromscratch.org
> and put 'unsubscribe lfs-dev' in the subject header of the message
>
>
>
>

-- 
Unsubscribe: send email to listar at linuxfromscratch.org
and put 'unsubscribe lfs-dev' in the subject header of the message



More information about the lfs-dev mailing list