CH5 - Setting the environment, missing LDFLAGS

Tushar Teredesai tushar at
Wed Jun 11 18:21:17 PDT 2003

James Robertson wrote:

> Not sure if this is a bug or not.  I am working on cvs version 
> 20030603.  I am reading Greg and Ryans pure_lfs.txt hint and the cvs 
> text at the same time to make sure I "follow the instructions".  In 
> the hint, Greg mentions putting LDFLAGS=-s into the lfs user's 
> .bash_profile file.  In the cvs book, this is missing. 

The flag was deliberately removed since it was deemed to be an 
optimization setting. Check out the gcc info page for what the flag does.

Tushar Teredesai

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