[lfs-dev] Chapter 2.5. Setting The $LFS Variable - LFS 7.7/Development LFS.

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Mon Mar 30 11:23:56 PDT 2015

rhubarbpieguy at gmail.com wrote:
> Should "2.5. Setting The $LFS Variable" be changed to "2.5. Checking The $LFS
> Variable" with "export LFS=/mnt/lfs" deleted.  It seems redundant as  "export
> LFS=/mnt/lfs" is done in "2.4. Mounting the New Partition." The first paragraph
> could perhaps also be deleted and the "Having this variable set ..." paragraph
> moved beneath the "Make sure the output ..." paragraph.
> Another option would be to delete the shaded "export LFS=/mnt/lfs" command
> block.  "Choose a directory location and set the variable with the following
> command:" could be changed to "In the previous chapter the LFS variable was set
> with "export LFS=/mnt/lfs."
> Just a thought, I realize it's far from a significant issue.

Perhaps we should reverse the order of Section 2.4 and Section 2.5.  If we do 
that, then we don't need to mention the export command in "Mounting...".

   -- Bruce

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