LFS + BLFS: planning disk space

Matthias Berndt mai02cal at studserv.uni-leipzig.de
Thu Apr 7 12:52:03 PDT 2005

On Thu, 7 Apr 2005 19:33:38 +0000 (UTC)
Glenn Becker <burningc at sdf.lonestar.org> wrote:

> I am planning out partitions on a 'new' laptop and want to dedicate a 
> partition to LFS ... I saw in the doc that 2 - 3 gigs is recommended
> for  an install of LFS ... does this include enough space for BLFS as
> well, or  should I make the partition larger than 3G?

It depends on which parts of BLFS you want to install. Installing a
complete BLFS dosn't make much sense. Take a look at the estimated disk
space and calculate it for you. Without sources and '/home' 5 GiB should
be good for a desktopsystem.

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