[lfs-support] How to upgrade a single package?

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Thu Jan 3 01:42:42 PST 2013

On 01/03/2013 04:13 AM, JIA Pei wrote:
> Hi, all:
> sorry for my naive question again.
> I now noticed coreutils has been upgraded from 8.19 to 8.20 . I'd love
> to upgrade it without rebuilding everything from scratch, but just this
> single package.
> I can always chroot into the environment required by chapter 6, but how
> can I re-enter chapter 5 to prepare the tools coreutils using version
> 8.20 rather than version 8.19 ?

You can't even get a basic LFS system built right, you don't have any 
hope of successfully upgrading anything. Further, you've asked one 
question ("how to upgrade a package") that's answered in the FAQ, and 
another ("how to re-enter chroot") that's answered in the book itself.

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