lfs - a small ppc distro

Info by Giardina Software info at giardina-software.org
Sat Apr 9 01:10:15 PDT 2005


thank joel!

i am relativity new about lfs project.. can you say me what's the right 
process, if exists, to cut more possible time to build a simple and 
portable distro from lfs?

TIA
Marco
On Apr 9, 2005, at 9:51 AM, Joel Miller wrote:

> Info by Giardina Software wrote:
>> how can make to build a small 128-256MB distro for ppc platform 
>> (Apple) from lfs?
>
> Strip debugging symbols on everything
> Consider using --strip-all on executables
> Delete man and info pages
> Delete unpacked sources
> Delete source tarballs
> Delete all software non-essential to running (i.e. gcc, binutils)
>
> As for building on the ppc platform, you'll need a different 
> bootloader than grub depending on if you're running a new world mac or 
> an old world mac. There might be other things to, but you'd have to 
> wait until one of the ppc builders responds, as I don't build for ppc.
>
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