[RFC] On LFS' Package Selection Policy

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Aug 6 03:46:46 PDT 2005


Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> Matthew Burgess wrote:
> 
>> 1) Are the utilities and/or interfaces the package provides mandated 
>> by any of the following standards?
>>    * Linux Standard Base (LSB-3.0)
> 
> 
> I'd rather not mention this (very strict) standard without reading it. 
> It requires both other mentioned standards and also UTF-8, PAM and RPM. 

Err, yeah.  I should have been clearer on which bit of the LSB I was 
referring to here.  I was just looking at using table 15-1 - 
http://refspecs.freestandards.org/LSB_3.0.0/LSB-Core-generic/LSB-Core-generic/command.html#AEN21889 
- as a quick guide.

Cheers,

Matt.



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