Purpose of the FAQ

Jon jester2.0 at comcast.net
Tue Jun 1 17:10:53 PDT 2004

Jeroen Coumans wrote:

>LFS is not a distro, it's a book which teaches about the inner workings 
>of a Linux system by building one from the source. Thus, while a boot 
>CD is a very handy companion, it doesn't serve the primary goal of LFS 
>and thus shouldn't be a requirement or assumption.

How does using a CD vs. a host take from the learning experience?  You still
have to mount the drives, create directories, users, etc.  Just cause your
host is a CD does not in any way change the learning aspect of LFS.


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