Remove inetutils from LFS [was Re: GCC-4.0.1]

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at
Tue Aug 23 20:36:40 PDT 2005

Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Personally, I would like to use the ping and perhaps ping6 programs from
> iputils and move ncftp from blfs to lfs.  ncftp has no prereqs.

Why ncftp? I vote for Lynx for the following reasons:

1) It would also allow the reader to read the BLFS book :)
2) It supports HTTP
3) It is an optional dependency of Man-DB (to be used instead of Man in 
the UTF-8 branch of the LFS book)

Alexander E. Patrakov

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