LFS Filename' Version

Roel Neefs geryon at gaosu.rave.org
Wed Mar 24 15:05:56 PST 2004

On Wednesday 24 March 2004 23:51, Bryan Parkoff wrote:
>     I am new to LFS.  Is it the right newsgroups that I can discuss
> how to install LFS?
>     I have downloaded all the files except few files below.
> GCC 2.95.3
> Grep 2.5.1
> Perl 5.8.0
> Procps 3.1.11
> Zlib 1.1.4
>     I read LFS 5.0 Book and it says that it is bad idea to download
> latest version because it might have some unknown bugs.  I have
> searched for the exact version on the internet via google search, but
> no luck.
>     It should be GCC-2.95.3.tar.gz, but it only shows
> GCC-everything-2.95.3.tar.gz.  Which file should I download?  Why is
> version 2.95.3, but it should be version 3.3.1 like GCC-core and
> GCC-g++?
>     Grep 2.5.1 is not available, but it is probably deleted.  Perl
> 5.8.0 does the same.  Procps and Zlib do the same also.
>     Do you have a copy of files so you can e-mail them to me? 
> Otherwise, what is the current version do you recommend?

http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/packages.html for pointers on how to 
find the packages (cause they are out there on the net) and 
ftp://gaosu.rave.org/pub/linux/lfs/packages/conglomeration for a direct 

>     I appreciate your help.
> --
> Bryan Parkoff
> BParkoff at satx.rr.com

Roel Neefs
http://lfs.rave.org/lfs/news.html and ftp://gaosu.rave.org/pub/linux/lfs

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