[lfs-support] Can i install the original package without patching?

gmspro gmspro at yahoo.com
Sat Apr 7 20:18:33 PDT 2012


Usually the install process of a package is:

./configure --prefix=/usr
make
make install

Normally the patches are not available with the original package. All user download the source code configure/compile/install it. Where can i get the patches of the original package?

Do the lfs devs write own patches for original package or do they get the patches from somewhere?

For example here is one patch for gcc 
http://gcc.gnu.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=47836
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