[Bug 1091] CDRtools

Jim Gifford lfs at jg555.com
Mon Jan 3 19:16:39 PST 2005

blfs-bugs at linuxfromscratch.org wrote:

>randy at linuxfromscratch.org changed:
>           What    |Removed                     |Added
>             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
>         Resolution|                            |INVALID
>------- Additional Comments From randy at linuxfromscratch.org  2005-01-03 18:19 -------
>I'm closing this bug as invalid as much as I hate to.
>Months ago I asked the LFS folks to put a message in the book
>to make sure that /usr/src/linux is not created, even though
>all the kernel source documentation says it should be there.
>I was told "to not worry about it, everyone knows you shouldn't
>have this symlink".
>Many packages exhibit this problem if /usr/src/linux exists.
>IPTables comes to mind. This cannot be addressed in BLFS, 
>therefore I'm closing out the bug.
>Especially with cdrtools, where the documentation for "known
>problems" says to remove the symlink, we simply cannot fix this
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    The patch I submitted resolves this issue with cdrtools, as far was 
IPTables, I posed this question to them a few months ago. Here is the 

This is the patch that removes the /usr/src/linux stuff for cdrtools

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