Kernel problem (was LFS 6 Boot CD - 2nd round)

James Robertson jwrober at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Sep 17 10:08:41 PDT 2004


Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
> Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
> 
>> Why would an LFS build cd need to be able to write audio CD's?
>> This isn't even a concern for LFS, since why would a basic LFS
>> system need to write audio cds?  This is an issue that could be
>> handled by BLFS, i.e., 'you want to write an audio cd? Get this
>> patch.' Very similar to, 'you want to use this filesystem? Get this
>> patch.
> 
> 
> I think you misunderstood Alexander's point, and that's probably due
> to the fact that he buried it at the end of a message about the boot
> CD.
> 
> His point is valid: we are preparing to release LFS-6.0, and the book
>  will contain instructions for installing the 2.6.8.1 kernel, which
> has a known problem for (nearly) everyone who wants to burn CDs
> (audio or otherwise). However, there is no later kernel available
> yet, so we have to go with what we have.
> 

Moved to new thread...

Is there a patch available that fixes the problem that we can add to the
book?  At least unstable?

James



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