New e2fsprogs

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at
Wed Aug 26 16:58:53 PDT 2009

Greg Schafer wrote:
> On Wed, 26 Aug 2009 18:23:53 -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> A 32-bit libc is a consideration.  I don't know how to do that yet. 
> I lied. It's actually 2 extra packages :-/
> One needs to build a 32-bit libc in Ch 5 too (so that GCC can be multilib)
> This is all covered in the DIY Refbuild (packages are out of date but the 
> build method is current).

I'll have to study that.  I don't know enough yet to ask good questions.

>> Looking at grub-0.97, it also
>> uses ncurses, so I think we'd need a 32bit version of that too.
> Really? Not when I last looked.

bdubbs at lfs6:/usr/sbin$ ldd grub =>  (0xffffe000) => /lib/ (0xb7efd000) => /lib/ (0xb7ddc000)
         /lib/ (0xb7f59000)

Looks like it needs it to me.

   -- Bruce

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