[lfs-support] I'm new to this site

William Harrington kb0iic at berzerkula.org
Fri Mar 14 11:06:56 PDT 2014


On Mar 14, 2014, at 12:48 PM, wayne mcdanolds wrote:

> Hello everyone,
>   I am new too this list so I will explain what I run on this end.
> I have a Dell Dimension 4500S with a Pentium 4 processor at a clock
> speed of 1800 Mhz. This is a 32bit system which means I can't run  
> 64bit
> programs on it. I did download a 64bit ver of LM11 which won't run on
> this system. 1024 mb of ram in a system that is about 12 years old + a
> couple years.
>   I am planning on compiling linux from scratch when I get around to
> it. I have downloaded LFS 6.3 version as well as a pdf for ver 6.3.
> 73  "best regards"

I use a dual p3 tualatin 1.4GHz system which is quite still powerful  
for building with.

It can build a system, without testing, in under 4 or 5 hours (with a  
scripted build).

I suggest the lateset LFS 7.5 release at http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs

Welcome to LFS.

Sincerely,

William Harrington



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