[lfs-support] How to upgrade a single package?

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Thu Jan 3 12:26:14 PST 2013

JIA Pei wrote:
> Hi, all:
> sorry for my naive question again.
> I now noticed coreutils has been upgraded from 8.19 to 8.20 . I'd love to
> upgrade it without rebuilding everything from scratch, but just this single
> package.
> I can always chroot into the environment required by chapter 6, but how can
> I re-enter chapter 5 to prepare the tools coreutils using version 8.20
> rather than version 8.19 ?

I wouldn't bother with Chapter 5.  Just enter chroot and follow the 
instructions in Chapter 6.

   -- Bruce

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