Change /stage1 to ... ?

James Iwanek chthon at
Wed May 7 04:03:15 PDT 2003

richard at wrote:

> On 2003-05-07 17:00:24 +0000, Greg Schafer wrote:
> I would prefer something like to avoid putting a symlink on the root
> filesystem so how about:
> /stage1          becomes /mnt/lfs/staging
> /mnt/lfs/stage1/ becomes /mnt/lfs/mnt/lfs/staging/
> Even better would be to avoid adding to the path so packages cannot
> hardcode the wrong path. This looks a bt more tricky than it was with
> LFS-4.

you have to have the symlink otherwise the "magic" wont work
if you want to see for your self dont create the link and then build with
--prefix=$LFS/stage1 - then watch the WHOLE of ch6 fall flat on its face

> Richard

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