package users: installing the linux package

Angel Tsankov fn42551 at
Mon Oct 16 05:04:53 PDT 2006

>>> Hello!
>>> I am using package users during an LFS installation and I 
>>> wonder who should copy bzImage, 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.

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