Adjusting the toolchain - Chap 6

Miguel Bazdresch lfs-01 at thewizardstower.org
Sun Jul 18 11:16:17 PDT 2004


* Larry Lawrence <larry at linuxfromscratch.org> [2004-07-18 18:13]:
> On Sun, 18 Jul 2004 19:34:36 +0200, Miguel Bazdresch wrote:
> 
> > * Larry Lawrence <larry at linuxfromscratch.org> [2004-07-18 17:14]:
> >> This has been an issue before, but where is this chapter executed from.
> >> The builder is in the chrooted environment.  It used to be possible to
> >> move the source directorys into the chroot area, but it did not work
> >> here, for some undetermined reason.
> >> 
> >> If this should be done outside the chroot, it needs to be stated in the
> >> instructions, if done within, some notation needs to be made in chapter
> >> 5.
> > 
> > This needs to be done from outside chroot. Once inside, if your sources
> > are not there, there's no way to find them.
> > 
> > This is one of those points that the editors have decided the user has to
> > figure out for himself, just like resolv.conf and others.
> 
> This is not equivalent to resolv.conf. That is a functionality issue, this
> is a build issue.  Furthermore, the instruction's imply staying in the
> chroot environment. It plays like a cruel joke.

I agree.

I didn't mean to say it's equivalent to resolv.conf; I was just trying
to point out that there are several things (build and functionality
related) that the book leaves out on purpose.

-- 
Miguel Bazdresch
http://thewizardstower.org/



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