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

rhubarbpieguy at gmail.com rhubarbpieguy at gmail.com
Tue Mar 31 05:51:54 PDT 2015



On 03/30/2015 01:23 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> 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
>
>
I think that would work and perhaps be simpler.


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