LFS-4.0RC1 profile

Vassili Dzuba vassilidzuba at nerim.net
Thu Oct 3 13:56:30 PDT 2002


On Thu, 3 Oct 2002 19:45:20 +0000 (UTC)
gerard at linuxfromscratch.org (Gerard Beekmans) wrote:

> On October 2, 2002 04:43 pm, Vassili Dzuba wrote:
> 
> Just a suggestion on the profile: you mount --bind the LFS packages, then 
> unmount it in chapter 8. This leaves your LFS system without the source 
> tarballs. You might want to put a note somewhere reminding people they should 
> move those tarballs to the LFS partition before destroying the host 
> distribution's partition. Nobody likes having to re-download a 103 MB file.
> 
> Or reverse it: <copy> by default and have the VFS binding commented out. That 
> people who know what they are doing can enable that feature.
> 
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You're right. I myself got burned once or twice :-(
but now i keep a backup of the sources...
I will reverse the default.

Vassili Dzuba
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