gawk chap. 6 instructions

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Tue May 27 10:46:34 PDT 2003

On May 27, 2003 08:34 am, Matthew Burgess wrote:
> Just a small question...honest!  At the end of the gawk installation it
> says that we can now remove /bin/awk.  On my system I don't have that
> file/symlink whatever it's supposed to be.  Maybe this was just a
> remnant of the changeover to PLFS, or maybe I goofed up somewhere I'm
> not sure.  There is a symlink created from /stage1/bin/gawk to
> /usr/bin/gawk at the start of chapter 6, is this what was intended to be
> removed?

the awk symlink used to be created at the start of chapter 6 where you create 
all those symlinks. Right now a 'gawk' symlink is created instead and in 
/usr/bin rather than in /bin

That rm /bin/awk will be removed.

Gerard Beekmans

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