do we need to compile bzip2 and gzip in chapter 5? was:Re: Script

Richard Lightman richard at
Sat Jan 13 11:29:25 PST 2001

Misquoted from Rudolf Floers on 2001/01/13 at 16:30 +0000:
> On Fri, Jan 12, 2001 at 02:34:13PM -0500, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> don't agree.
> 2 month ago i had tried with no tar, too, but didn't work. if it does work 
> with tar and without bzip2 and gzip, i'm not going to compile statically 
> linked bzip2s and gzips anymore, and ..
> thanks for the hint, Richard.
If you just miss out static tar, the compilation of gcc will fail. Other
things may fail too. To fix things back again, compile shared tar as
soon as you enter chroot.


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