udev problems

Tushar Teredesai tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat May 22 13:23:36 PDT 2004


Kevin P. Fleming wrote:

> Tushar Teredesai wrote:
>
>> I asked this before without getting an answer. "How does including 
>> those additional packages in LFS provide more educational value as 
>> compared to including it in BLFS?"
>
> I am going to stop participating in this thread after this message, 
> because it is going nowhere, but by this logic I can make a valid case 
> (IMHO, of course) for the removal of these packages from the book 
> right now:

Only responding to the ones that I know are needed in LFS.

> dejagnu

Needed for toolchain testsuites.

> ed

Already planned?

> expect

Needed for toolchain testsuites.

> gettext

Needed for i18n.

> grub

Needed to boot the system though a case can be made to use the system 
bootloader.

> kbd

i18n?

> less

view logs.

> modutils/module-init-tools

safe to move if modules are discouraged.

> ncurses

needed for bash.

> procinfo

already planned?

> tcl

Needed for toolchain testsuites.



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