how to start

Jason Gurtz jason at
Sun Oct 14 10:09:50 PDT 2001

> i am new to the alfs  but i have play with the lfs for few 
> months. i have problem when i try to use the nALFS program to 
> install a new system. first of all, the latest profile want 
> the new system mount on /tmp/lfs. how can i mount a partition 
> on that directory and not getting error about "directory 
> already exist" from nalfs. the second question is : the 
> profile want packages sources in 
> /tmp/lfs/usr/src/package-3.0. how can i put packages in a 
> newly created directory. i try to look for a more detail 
> hints about alfs but i can't find any. please help.

You have to edit the profiles to choose different mount points/directory
locations.  Similarly, if you want to do any things manually, then
you'll have to edit those sections out of the profile.



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