3.3. Needed Patches

In addition to the packages, several patches are also required. These patches correct any mistakes in the packages that should be fixed by the maintainer. The patches also make small modifications to make the packages easier to work with. The following patches will be needed to build an LFS system:

Binutils LTO Fix Patch - 3.5 KB:

Download: https://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/binutils-2.38-lto_fix-1.patch

MD5 sum: 3df11b6123d5bbdb0fc83862a003827a

Bzip2 Documentation Patch - 1.6 KB:

Download: https://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/bzip2-1.0.8-install_docs-1.patch

MD5 sum: 6a5ac7e89b791aae556de0f745916f7f

Coreutils Internationalization Fixes Patch - 166 KB:

Download: https://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/coreutils-9.1-i18n-1.patch

MD5 sum: c1ac7edf095027460716577633da9fc5

Glibc FHS Patch - 2.8 KB:

Download: https://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/glibc-2.35-fhs-1.patch

MD5 sum: 9a5997c3452909b1769918c759eff8a2

Kbd Backspace/Delete Fix Patch - 12 KB:

Download: https://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/kbd-2.5.1-backspace-1.patch

MD5 sum: f75cca16a38da6caa7d52151f7136895

Sysvinit Consolidated Patch - 2.4 KB:

Download: https://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/sysvinit-3.04-consolidated-1.patch

MD5 sum: 4900322141d493e74020c9cf437b2cdc

Xz Upstream Fix Patch - 3.7 KB:

Download: https://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/xz-5.2.5-upstream_fix-1.patch

MD5 sum: 584c72ea3d8f7502b2770670f3090788

Zstd Upstream Fixes Patch - 4 KB:

Download: https://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/zstd-1.5.2-upstream_fixes-1.patch

MD5 sum: a7e576e3f87415fdf388392b257cdcf3

Total size of these patches: about 196 KB

In addition to the above required patches, there exist a number of optional patches created by the LFS community. These optional patches solve minor problems or enable functionality that is not enabled by default. Feel free to peruse the patches database located at https://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/downloads/ and acquire any additional patches to suit your system needs.