automated profile generation
Kevin P. Fleming
kpfleming at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Mar 20 07:08:57 PST 2004
> By the way - do you know, how to do command chaining in profile syntax?
> (samples from cvs-version of BLFS)
> i.e. apache:
> sed -i -e "s%User nobody%User apache%" -e "s%^Group #-1%Group apache%" /etc/
> i.e. exim:
> sed -e 's/^BIN_DIR.*$/BIN_DIRECTORY=\/usr\/sbin/' src/EDITME | sed -e 's/
> ^CONF.*$/CONFIGURE_FILE=\/etc\/exim.conf/' | sed -e 's/^EXIM_USER.*$/
> EXIM_USER=exim/' | sed -e 's/^EXIM_MONITOR/#EXIM_MONITOR/' > Local/Makefile
There are some examples of this in the official LFS profile. As it
stands today you must supply all of this to an <execute> element, as a
string of <param> elements.
In the next version of nALFS (and the next DTD version) <execute> will
support being supplied a script so this will be much easier.
More information about the alfs-discuss