jhalfs version for BLFS 6.3
georgeb at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Sep 2 18:19:35 PDT 2008
linux fan wrote:
> Will there be a jhalfs version for BLFS Version 6.3?
jhalfs can use either svn or release document. The only reasons for
jhalfs revisions are improvements/bugs in the code or drastic changes to
the document styling.
> I have worked through building lfs manually and progressed through
> building lfs and blfs using the excellent jhalfs software. I have had
> wonderful success building using the custom tools approach. I have found
> that the blfs-tool can be a help in solving dependencies and can be used
> to build packages, or to contribute to developing custom-tools scripts.
> Now, with the release of BLFS Version 6.3 as the stable version, there
> is no jhalfs version that is able to build the BLFS 6.3 versions of
> packages with the blfs-tool. The jhalfs-2.3.1 blfs-tool builds SVN which
> is often builds later package versions than BLFS 6.3, which could lead
> to a possibly unstable system. Apparently, the blfs-xml for BLFS 6.3 is
> still being awaited.
From the main menu screen.
Use Book (Beyond Linux From Scratch)
Release (Branch or Stable) <<- NOT svn
(**EDIT ME***) Book version (mandatory)
change this to
(6.3) Book version (mandatory)
> Great news would be the release of a jhalfs version that can build BLFS 6.3.
If this does not work please send me detailed log information.
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