LFS svn-20091012, 4.3 adding the lfs user

Justin P. Mattock justinmattock at gmail.com
Tue Nov 10 20:24:22 PST 2009

Philippe Delavalade wrote:
> Hi.
> Two weeks ago I tried to install LFS svn-20091012 on a computer with no
> internet connection... So my questions won't be very precise because I
> forgot one error message :-(
> The host was debian squeeze.
> Fisrt in 4.3 and 4.4, I didn't get the correct prompt although I used the
> -k /dev/null option in useradd ; .bash_profile was conform to 4.4. But my
> $PS1 was in fact '\u@\h:\w$ '. What to think about this ?
> Second, in 5.14, make install failed but I cann't remember the error
> message, maybe sothing like 'machine failure'...
> I stopped installing but I shall try another time in some months when I'm
> back to this holidays computer.
> And third, on that machine with no internet, is it possible to avoid
> installing packages which deal with networking as iana, inetutils or
> iproute ?
> Thanks for help and advices.
> --------------
> Ph. Delavalade
you can install those without internet.
just download everything, or use the livCD that
has all the packages on it.

Justin P. Mattock

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