Question on LFS LiveCD 6.0-1

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at
Sat May 7 08:01:38 PDT 2005

Roger Merchberger wrote:
> I'm not sure if this is the right forum for this question, but if not, 
> someone please LART me and tell me where I should pose the question.

There's a whole list entirely devoted to the cd ;) 
livecd at (That reminds me to check the website to see 
if it's listed there...)


> This would mean adding distcc to (I would assume) Chapter 9 and making 
> sure the binary is compiled on the CD;

Someone else had suggested that, and it seems like it wouldn't be a bad 
idea. Think it kinda just slipped through the cracks.


> I have very limited experience (read: none ;-) on building LiveCDs, but 
> I'm willing to do the work on making a new profile (or .patch files for 
> the existing profile) to add the distcc ability to the LiveCD. I am 
> willing to build a whole new LiveCD (I was rather planning on it 
> anyway...) but that will take a lot longer, as I have to learn how to do 
> it first. ;-)

We'll always welcome more help on any of the projects.

> Ideas? Brickbats? If I'm "full of condensed milk" as my father-in-law 
> used to say,

Nice one, I'll have to use that sometime ;)

Jeremy Huntwork

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