Linux From Scratch Version 6.2-pre1 Released

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sat Jul 15 21:12:41 PDT 2006


The LFS team is proud to announce the release of LFS-6.2-pre1, the first
pre-release of the upcoming LFS-6.2 book.

You can read it online or you can download the book from to read it at
http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/view/6.2/

For a full list of changes, I refer you to the changelog included in the
book.

This version includes many textual and package upgrades including:

    *      Automake 1.9.6
    *      Bash 3.1
    *      Binutils 2.16.1
    *      Bison 2.2
    *      Coreutils 5.96
    *      E2fsprogs 1.39
    *      File 4.17
    *      Findutils 4.2.27
    *      Flex 2.5.33
    *      Gawk 3.1.5
    *      GCC 4.0.3
    *      Gettext 0.14.5
    *      Glibc 2.3.6
    *      GRUB 0.97
    *      IANA-Etc 2.10
    *      IPRoute2 2.6.16-060323
    *      Less 394
    *      LFS-Bootscripts 6.2-pre1
    *      Libtool 1.5.22
    *      Linux 2.6.16.26
    *      Linux-Libc-Headers 2.6.12.0
    *      M4 1.4.4
    *      Man-pages 2.34
    *      Ncurses 5.5
    *      Perl 5.8.8
    *      Procps 3.2.6
    *      Psmisc 22.2
    *      Readline 5.1
    *      Sed 4.1.5
    *      Shadow 4.0.15
    *      TCL 8.4.13
    *      Udev 096
    *      Vim 7.0
    *      Zlib 1.2.3

Comments and feedback to the LFS Development List
<lfs-dev at linuxfromscratch.org> are appreciated.

Bruce Dubbs
LFS 6.2 Release Manager



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