building x86_64 using lsflivecd-86_64

Aleksandar Kuktin akuktin at
Mon Nov 16 07:10:30 PST 2009

>On Mon, 16 Nov 2009 03:32:03 -0500
>Chris Staub <chris at> wrote:
> On 11/14/2009 04:54 PM, Aleksandar Kuktin wrote:
> > First off, I understand that in newer versions of LFS book, the
> > build process changed, so that GCC and binutils are built together.
> > I still use the old method, in which binutils and GCC are build
> > separately. This is reflected in this e-mail, so don't let that
> > confuse you.
> Um, I don't know what you're looking at...yes, the build process 
> changed, at least for the first few packages in Chapter 5, but GCC
> and Binutils are in fact still built separately in current
> Development LFS.

Right, I was looking at HLFS.
Actually, the last time I seriously looked at the main LFS book, it was
at version 6.2. And I just thougth that the changes made in HLFS got

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