Util-Linux _NG 2.16-rc2

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Jul 14 13:06:43 PDT 2009


Matthew Burgess wrote:
> On Tue, 14 Jul 2009 14:37:20 -0500, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> So now the question arises: Do we need util-linux-ng in Chapter 5?
> 
> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/view/development/chapter06/kernfs.html
> requires a '--bind' capable mount.  So, we'd need mount from util-linux-ng
> unless we add that as a host requirement.

But we do that before we enter chroot.  It's true that we add /tools/bin to the 
PATH in section 4.4, but is there a host in use now that we use that doesn't 
support mount --bind?

In any case, do we need more or mkswap?

   -- Bruce



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