package users: installing the linux package

Angel Tsankov fn42551 at fmi.uni-sofia.bg
Fri Oct 13 03:29:37 PDT 2006


>> Hello!
>>
>> I am using package users during an LFS installation and I 
>> wonder who should copy bzImage, System.map and .config to 
>> /boot: the package user used to build the linux package or the 
>> root user. In the former case should /boot be made an 
>> installation directory?
>
> That's up to you.
>

Do you mean that it's OK to make /boot an installation directory? 
If so, why do I have to create and populate /boot/grub as root?

>> What about grub that needs to have some of its files 
>> (/usr/lib/grub/i386-pc/{stage{1,2},*stage1_5}) copied to 
>> /boot/grub?
>
> Copied and pasted from the hint:
>
> grub:
>     The commands to create and populate /boot/grub have to be 
> executed as
>     root.

Thanks for reminding me to read the rest of the hint! 




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