glibc make check error

Matthew Burgess matthew at
Thu Jun 17 15:24:43 PDT 2004

On Thu, 17 Jun 2004 15:18:01 -0700 (PDT)
"Jeremy Utley" <jeremy at> wrote:

> That would be on a chapter 6 build.  In chapter 5, we build as LFS,
> which with the current book instructions, would *PROBABLY* get
> assigned GID 100, which may or may not exist.  It of course, depends
> on the host system and how their useradd command works.

Is there any benefit in us adding an 'lfs' group to the host and then
specifying it with the '-g' flag to `useradd` to take any host-dependent
behaviour out of the equation?



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