[lfs-support] Networking Question

Jim Washko jimwashko at gmail.com
Sat Mar 31 09:30:06 PDT 2012

The host system I used previously (Ubuntu 11.10) had the wget package and
now that I am booting from the LFS system, it does not have the wget
package to get the tar files (this is my first build).

On Sat, Mar 31, 2012 at 12:24 PM, Rick Shelton <rick.shelton at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Sat, Mar 31, 2012 at 9:59 AM, Jim Washko <jimwashko at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I have gone through the whole LFS 7.0 book and it boots great. I am
> running
> > it on VirtualBox
> >
> > I am doing this for a project in my class and I am now required to give
> it
> > networking capabilities, I am assuming I just need to go through the
> > networking section in BLFS, and I have a few questions.
> >
> > Ultimately, I am looking for my VirtualBox LFS machine to get an IP
> address
> > via DHCP along with still having network connectivity on the machine
> > VirtualBox is running on (Win7)
> >
> > How am I able to download the .tar files onto my booted system (I used
> wget
> > www.etc before to get all of the files previously)?
> >
> how did you get files downloaded into the virtual machine to build LFS?
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