LFS 6.0 Book CD

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Sep 1 20:05:11 PDT 2004

On Wed, 2004-09-01 at 22:02 -0500, Randy McMurchy wrote:

> This CD is to be included in the LFS-6.0 book, right?
> If so, including the stable BLFS is pointless. Much of the
> good stuff will be broken trying to build against an LFS-6.0
> system. Plus, all the stable BLFS packages are way outdated.
> And SVN BLFS is still got a ways to go to be compatible with
> LFS-6.0. You decide, but including stable BLFS (or even SVN
> BLFS) on the LFS-6.0 CD would be a mistake. There's simply
> too much brokenness and untested stuff right now.

Interesting point.  But then, that raises this question:

Where are the users who use this book to go when the book says 'to
expand the usefulness of your newly built lfs system see BLFS'?

Jeremy Huntwork

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