Chapter 6 gawk: "rm /bin/awk" obsolete

The Cheeze cheeziologist at
Fri May 30 09:51:42 PDT 2003

On Fri, 30 May 2003 14:07:41 +0200, Tobias Stöckmann <tai.stoeck at> 

> May 21st, 2003 [winkie]: Chapter 06 - Creating Files: All those ln 
> commands can be made into a few long ln commands.
> During the "Creating essential symlinks", /bin/awk doesn't get installed.
> Instead, /usr/bin/gawk links to /stage1/bin/gawk.
> The last command in "Installing Gawk-3.1.2" is:
> # rm /bin/awk
> This is obsolete and can be removed.

If you would read the archives of lfs-dev this has been brought up at least 
twice very recently. The command is safe to ignore and will be removed.

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