Are the gcc build files still needed after section 5.4?

Randy McMurchy lfs-user at
Sun Jun 4 17:10:38 PDT 2006

m at wrote these words on 06/04/06 19:02 CST:

> On the other hand the link created at the end of section 5.4 
> points /tools/bin/cc at the gcc in the working directory, not at 
> /tools/bin/gcc.

Are you certain about that? :-)

Did you read the part about making sure you're right before writing
about this very issue a few packages back (creating the $LFS/tools dir)?

Please double check the man page for ln. :-)

And yes, completely remove the GCC source tree after you've installed


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