[lfs-support] Can i write my own init scripts skiping linuxfromscratch boot scripts? Can i skip patching?

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Apr 6 09:16:44 PDT 2012

gmspro wrote:
> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/view/stable/chapter07/bootscripts.html
> Here there are bootscripts. I want to make my own linux. That's why i
> don't want to use others' script. If i don't install those scripts
> will the lfs work or will it be bootable?
> If i don't install those scripts do i have to write my own boot
> scripts?

The boot scripts do work.  There is nothing to prevent you from changing 
any or all of them but I wouldn't recommend that at the beginning.  Get 
it working and then make any changes you want.

> And who write patches for packages for example , patch -Np1 -i
> ../gcc-4.6.2-cross_compile-1.patch  in
> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/view/stable/chapter05/gcc-pass1.html

Did you even look at the patches?  Look at the 1st 10 lines or so.

> Can i skip those patches, can i try installing the original package
> skipping patching?

Sure.  Knock yourself out.

   -- Bruce

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