Is Knoppix a suitable Build Environment for LFS?

Tom Black tcblack at
Fri Apr 23 14:07:28 PDT 2004

Bryan Breen wrote:

> At 15:59 4/23/04 -0500, Tom Black wrote:
>>I know I can try it and find out, but i'm hoping someone here has the 
>>Is Knoppix (3.3) a suitable build environment for building an LFS 
>>system?  In other words does it have all the tools.
>>I've poked around abit on this one, and I've found lots of "how do I 
>>make a bootable LFS like knoppix" but that's not what I want to know.
> Back in January (I think) a bunch of folks posted in the LFS lists about a few of the extra concerns and steps necessary with using Knoppix (since it isn't a permanent system) but suggest it is perfectly feasible.
> Just do a quick search in the archives for "Knoppix" and it should give you the pointers you need.
My bad - I didn't download newsgroup headers far enough back.

Thomas Black
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