The new BLFS module.

George Boudreau georgeb at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue May 23 13:28:36 PDT 2006



M.Canales.es wrote:
> El Martes, 23 de Mayo de 2006 22:02, Dan Nicholson escribió:
> 
>> The very simple solution is a STAMPDIR like gsbuild.  At the end of a
>> package, `touch $STAMPDIR/$PACKAGE'.  Then, the normal building code
>> is simply wrapped in an if-else.
>>
>> if [ ! -f $STAMPDIR/$PACKAGE ]; then
>>     build_package_function
>>     touch $STAMPDIR/$PACKAGE
>> else
>>     echo "$PACKAGE is already built"
>> fi
> 
> Yes, that is simple and was my first idea. 
> 
> I would to can skip them in the newer generated books, adding in the 
> dependencies blocks an "(already installed on your system)" near the package 
> name.
   A suggestion:
    Should $STAMPDIR be /var/lib/blfs-data  The repository for the 
installed package data should be located out of harms way and accidental 
deletion (voice of experience speaking)
> That could be very nice ;-)
> 



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