[OT] Re: new guy, newbie questions.

Mark Hymers markh at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jan 22 15:22:07 PST 2002

On Tue, 22, Jan, 2002 at 09:07:32AM -0500, Rob Landley spoke thus..
> Oh, and the instructions for setting up the linux kernel in chapter 5 look 
> wrong:
> make mrproper &&
> yes "" | make config &&
> make dep &&
> cd $LFS/usr/include &&
> cp -a ../src/linux/include/linux . &&
> chown -R root.root $LFS/usr/include/linux &&
> mkdir asm &&
> cp -a ../src/linux/include/asm/* asm &&
> chown -R root.root $LFS/usr/include/asm
> Notice that the "cp" commands assume the kernel source is in $LFS/src/linux, 
> yet it never tells you it should unpack it there.  (2.4 kernel source can be 
> just about anywhere, including a user's home directory...)
Although this is OT for alfs-discuss, I should just point out that Marc
fixed this in the LFS cvs a few days ago so it'll be fixed in the next
LFS release (or CVS if you use that).


Mark Hymers					BLFS Editor
markh at linuxfromscratch.org
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