[lfs-support] TzData2016f extracting question

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sun Oct 30 19:20:33 PDT 2016


Jared lima wrote:
> okay, but when i ran the wget-list command to download all the packages in
> a previous chapter, it downloaded a "tzdata2016f.tar.gz" archive.  do i
> ignore the archive thats all by itsself or what?

Don't top post!

Just follow the instructions in the book.   What are you trying to do that 
deviates from the book?

tar -xf glibc-2.24.tar.xz
cd glibc-2.24

Now do the instructions exactly as specified in section 6.9:
...
   That includes the instruction:
     tar -xf ../../tzdata2016f.tar.gz
...

then when all the instructions are finished:

cd ../..
rm -rf glibc-2.24

Is that so hard?

   -- Bruce



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