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:
>>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.

Tushar Teredesai

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