LFS only for i386?

Kevin Jordan kmj7777 at gmail.com
Wed Aug 11 04:24:46 PDT 2004

> Hi,
> I have built several boxes with a LFS-system on Pentiums and Athlons, and
> now has the time come for me to build a LFS-system on an Athlon 64.
> But then the question came: Is LFS just for i386?
> I searched the Wiki, the book and the FAQ, but there were no reference to
> either i386 or ports. Just a Alpha-hint in the FAQ.
> The mailinglist gave me some mails about a AMD64-hint, but it seems
> outdated(?).
> So, is LFS just for i386?
> Shouldn't this be menitioned in the book, or atleast the FAQ?
> Or is it just straigtforward to build LFS on any platform?
> Anyways, this is a great project, and I can't wait to build a 64-bit LFS

Of course.  You may have to find some patches though to make it work
on your platform.

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