LFS-5.1.1 Ch.6 - Util-linux-2.12a build problems

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Aug 19 14:32:11 PDT 2004


On Thu, 19 Aug 2004 12:11:35 -0700 (PDT)
Tushar Teredesai <linux_from_scratch at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Matthew Burgess wrote:
> 
> >On Thu, 19 Aug 2004 01:40:39 +0300
> >Jan Mattila <jan.mattila at helsinki.fi> wrote:
> >  
> >
> >>I've used /ktools consistently, so that shouldn't count as 
> >>deviating from the book unless the /tools is hardcoded into some
> >>of the patches or something like that.
> >>    
> >>
> >As is indeed the case, and is described in
> >http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/view/5.1.1/chapter04/creatingtoo
> >lsdir.html.
> >  
> >
> Me thinks that we should remove the hard coded references and instead 
> replace it by an env var and seds.

And this is exactly the kind of thing Greg Schafer is working on -
http://www.diy-linux.org/pipermail/diy-linux-dev/2004-August/000051.html
:)  Of course, that doesn't mean to say we _have_ to wait for him/his
project to come up with the goods though!

Matt.



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