RFC - Bugs 688 & 732

Anderson Lizardo lizardo at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Jan 26 15:32:33 PST 2004


On Monday 26 January 2004 09:12, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> On Sun, 2004-01-25 at 20:31, Greg Schafer wrote:
> > Ch 5 is still done as non-root. In Ch 6, instead of saying "become root" 
in
> > the "Entering the chroot environment" section we just say it one section
> > earlier. No more red "failed" messages :-)
> 
> It's so simple I'm surprised nobody had thought of it before. I like it,
> I don't forsee any problems with it.

I like it too. So simple...

> Somebody will bring up the point of doing something outside of chroot in
> chapter 6, so let's nip that in the butt: this will be the exception.
> The pro (the host system's umount script being able to unmount $LFS)
> outweighs the con (of doing something outside of chroot in chapter 6).

Also, I don't see any problem with doing a simple "mount" outside chroot. I do 
it every day anyway...

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