coreutils instructions

Matthew Burgess matthew at
Fri Mar 20 03:55:15 PDT 2009

On Thu, 19 Mar 2009 21:24:05 -0600, Archaic <archaic at> wrote:
> The LFS bootscripts use both [ and test, so these should be moved to
> /bin.

# type [
[ is a shell builtin

# type test
test is a shell builtin

> readlink is not used by LFS/BLFS bootscripts, but is moved to
> /bin. The FHS does not mention readlink at all, so just wondering if
> this is the correct thing.

I think readlink used to be used by the bootscripts (udev, if I remember
rightly), so this is probably just a leftover from then, and can now be



PS: Nice to see you back on the lists, Archaic.

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