LFS on 2 PCs

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Oct 4 20:38:18 PDT 2001

On Thu, Oct 04, 2001 at 10:42:29PM +0200, Wolfgang Messingschlager wrote:
> Hi all,
> I hope I use the correct email for support for LFS.
> I want to install LFS on 2 of my PCs
> - Pentiom 350 MHz with Suse 7.2
> - Pentium  60 MHz with SuSe 6.1
> In order to shorten the procedure I think it should be possible to
> create the LFS partition
> with statically linked binaries according to chapter 5 on the first PC.
> After that there should be no problem to copy all files to second PC.
> But I think the same procedure is not possible after chapter 6 because
> of different CXXFLAGS
> and CFLAGS settings.
> How is the situation if I use the same CXXFLAGS and CFLAGS settings?

make sure CFLAGS and CXXFLAGS include the proper options to compile
binaries for a 586, like setting something like CFLAGS="-march=i586"

You should also look into something we've come to call "the uname hack".
Use the search engine at search.linuxfromscratch.org to find out more about
it in the mailing list archives.

Gerard Beekmans

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