Chapter 6 Coreutils installation

Robert Connolly robert at
Sun Oct 12 08:59:36 PDT 2008

On Sunday October 12 2008 11:34:57 am Randy McMurchy wrote:
> Hi all,
> Just to satisfy my curiosity, why do we have the Coreutils
> installation so far up in the build order in Chapter 6?
> Is there a Coreutils binary that won't operate correctly
> from /tools/bin? Perhaps the chroot command?
> No big deal, just wondering if anyone knows.
> --
> Randy

Because the Coreutils test suite has a lot of dependencies.

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