[BLFS Trac] #2242: BLFS-6.2.0 text changes

BLFS Trac trac at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Feb 13 11:57:49 PST 2007

#2242: BLFS-6.2.0 text changes
 Reporter:  dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org  |        Owner:  blfs-book at linuxfromscratch.org
     Type:  defect                           |       Status:  new                           
 Priority:  high                             |    Milestone:  6.2.0                         
Component:  BOOK                             |      Version:  SVN                           
 Severity:  normal                           |   Resolution:                                
 Keywords:                                   |  
Comment (by randy at linuxfromscratch.org):

 A few % is trivial (the ImageMagick note). In disk space, it isn't worth
 fixing unless it is grossly wrong. They change every time the package is
 updated as well. Depending on filesystem type, how it was formatted, etc.,
 all play into how much space is used. I use the DU figure (instead of DF)
 as it is a higher (normally) number so that is some extra cushion for the

 Remember, it is not supposed to be exact, but more sort of indicate how
 much space you'll need to build and install.

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