Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Thu Mar 14 15:14:10 PST 2002

On Thu, Mar 14, 2002 at 03:38:35PM -0700, Richard Jenniss wrote:
> how come in chapter five you patch gzip in chapter six you do not.
> I notice this also for sh-utils?

Have you read the patch description in chapter 5 on the pages for gzip and
sh-utils? The gzip patch is only needed if you have Glibc-2.0.x The sh-utils
only if you have Glibc-2.1.x

LFS uses Glibc-2.2.5 so the patches don't need to be applied.

Gerard Beekmans

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