Missing files

Tushar Teredesai tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jan 2 12:57:46 PST 2003


Gerard Beekmans wrote:

>On January 1, 2003 09:07 pm, Balaji Gururaja Rao wrote:
>  
>
>>Hi,
>>
>>I'm installing the LFS ver 4.0 and I completed 5
>>Chapters. After 5 installing the one told in the 5th
>>chapter, I find following files missing the respective
>>utility. Should I re install the respective utilities.
>>    
>>
>
>Changes have been made to the book and also, not everything that's installed 
>in chapter 5 is done completely because it's a waste really. Everything from 
>chapter 5 is reinstalled, fully, in chapter 6.
>
>So when you get to the chapter 6 equivalents and you are still missing files, 
>then let us know please.
>
>Also, the contents are matched to a specific version, often older than the 
>current one (such as in the Binutils case. Gasp is no longer installed by 
>Binutils). So only report missing files if the version you installed and the 
>version against which contents was ran against match. If the versions don't 
>match, don't bother (we'll be rechecking everything before the next release).
>  
>
How abt removing this information from Ch 5? You did mention something 
along those lines sometime back, but dunno whether it was for or against 
it. (IMO:) It is redundant repeating the info in 2 places.

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