makedev et al...

J.A. Neitzel jan.listbox at
Tue Oct 9 13:34:07 PDT 2001

>> >> mount --bind /dev $LFS/dev
>> > 
>> > Sounds good, I'll keep it in mind
>> Yes, this is what I do too. The "--bind" mount capability of 2.4 kernels
>> is quite useful for many things. I mount $LFS/usr/src this way. Boy, that
>> sure makes things easier than moving tarballs around from here to there.
> true but when you boot into lfs those tarballs aren't available, unless you
> mount that partition and get them then.

Right, this *is* what I do. One partition where all tarballs are kept.
BTW, this is also the same partition used for building packages. It gets
mounted no matter what system I boot into.

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