build from UML Linux?

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Tue Jul 17 19:26:20 PDT 2007


On 7/17/07, Jeremy Huntwork <jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> Just wanted to get the ball rolling on this in an effort to resolve this
> ticket:
> http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/ticket/2043
>
> The question comes down to, 'Do we want to provide support for building
> LFS from a UML system?'
>
> I'm not sure that I'm qualified to speak much on this point, lacking
> experience with UML. However, judging from Alex's reply on the ticket,
> the issue appears to be solved easily enough with a proper CFLAGS
> setting. Assuming that is all that is necessary for a proper build, I'd
> be happy listing that special case in the FAQ and calling it done.
>
> Anyone else have an opinion?

FAQ/Hint sounds good to me. I'm not that interested in adding direct
support for unusual Linuxes when there are much bigger fish to fry
here.

--
Dan



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