Linux From Scratch Version 6.3 Release Announcement

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Aug 28 17:32:24 PDT 2007


The LFS team is proud to announce the release of LFS-6.2-pre1, the first
pre-release of the upcoming LFS-6.2 book.

You can read it online or you can download the book from to read it at
http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/view/6.3/

For a full list of changes, I refer you to the changelog included in the
book.

This version includes many textual and package upgrades.  Current
packages include:

* Autoconf 2.61
* Automake 1.10
* Bash 3.2
* Berkeley DB 4.5.20
* Binutils 2.17
* Bison 2.3
* Bzip2 1.0.4
* Coreutils 6.9
* E2fsprogs 1.40.2
* File 4.21
* Findutils 4.2.31
* GCC 4.1.2
* Gettext 0.16.1
* Glibc 2.5.1
* Groff 1.18.1.4
* Gzip 1.3.12
* IANA-Etc 2.20
* Inetutils 1.5
* IPRoute2 2.6.20-070313
* Less 406
* LFS-Bootscripts 6.3
* Libtool 1.5.24
* Linux 2.6.22.5
* M4 1.4.10
* Make 3.81
* Man-pages 2.63
* Ncurses 5.6
* Procps 3.2.7
* Psmisc 22.5
* Readline 5.2
* Shadow 4.0.18.1
* Tar 1.18
* TCL 8.4.15
* Texinfo 4.9
* Udev 113
* udev-config-6.3
* Vim 7.1

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Bruce Dubbs
LFS 6.3 Release Manager



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