[lfs-dev] Build method revisions

Matt Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Mar 17 14:19:11 PDT 2012

On Sat, 2012-03-17 at 21:12 +0000, Andrew Benton wrote:
> On Sat, 17 Mar 2012 16:27:34 +0000
> Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> >    Matt and I are very reluctant to change a working implementation. 
> >  From what we can gather, gcc-4.7/glibc-2.15(?) changes things and will 
> > require some LFS changes.  We need to be concentrating on that.
> In my experience Jeremy's build method works fine with gcc-4.7. Grub
> needed --disable-werror and that's about it. Using current glibc from
> git requires a few changes, but they're not related to Jeremy's build
> method.

Thanks Andy.  If anyone could confirm that the current book's build
method *fails* when GCC-4.7 is dropped in with no other changes, that
would be great.

I'd do this myself, but my laptop's fan is sounding rather unhealthy so
I don't want to stress it until I can source a replacement.



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