Some of the significant changes made today

Tushar Teredesai tushart at abbnm.com
Tue May 13 10:11:10 PDT 2003


Archaic wrote:

>On Tue, May 13, 2003 at 09:38:44AM -0500, Tushar Teredesai wrote:
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>>Gerard Beekmans wrote:
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>>>* Chapter 06: Removed TCL, Expect and DejaGNU. Nothing uses this once past 
>>>GCC in chapter 6. The versions in /stage1/bin do the job just fine.
>>>      
>>>
>>Without these, Chapter 6 will not be able to rebuild itself (make check 
>>will fail).
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>Yeah, but is that the goal? Or is the goal to be able to rebuild LFS in
>it's entirety?
>
Goal is a very subjective thing, everyone has a different one:)

Personally I prefer to "rm -rf /stage1" at the end of Chapter 6.

> Also, if you are going to rebuild 6 as a matter of
>course, then just leave /stage1 around and add it to the path prior to
>rebuilding. Once finished with compiling, these packages become BLFS
>territory. I prefer they stay in /stage1 only. Just my $.02.
>  
>
That argument is true for some other packages (gcc, binutils, ...).


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