Building temporary system

Joel Miller cheeziologist at mail.isc.rit.edu
Thu Jun 9 10:05:38 PDT 2005


developerman wrote:
> When you discribe building temporary system (in /tools directory) you use dynamic linking? Why? Is it possible to use static linking there?

It is possible to use static linking. Version 4 of LFS did just that. 
The problem was that impurities from the host were being pulled into the 
chroot phase, and so the so-called "plfs" method was developed, which is 
close what we do today. This method removes most if not all carry-overs 
from the host.

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