[lfs-dev] LFS SVN and Systemd Report

Armin K. krejzi at email.com
Sat May 26 04:21:06 PDT 2012

On 05/26/2012 10:15 AM, Markku Pesonen wrote:
> Bryan Kadzban wrote:
> "After udev is merged into the systemd tree you can still build it for
> usage outside of systemd systems, and we will support these builds
> officially. In fact, we will be supporting this for a long time since
> it is a necessity to make initrds (which lack systemd) work properly.
> Distributions not wishing to adopt systemd can build udev pretty much
> the same way as before, however should then use the systemd tarball
> instead of the udev tarball and package only what is necessary of the
> resulting build."
> ( http://article.gmane.org/gmane.linux.hotplug.devel/17392 )
> Building udev "pretty much the same way as before" is not possible with
> the systemd-183 tarball.

No, It's not. You need to build systemd in order to build udev. But that 
does not mean that you will need to use systemd in order to run udev. 
I've copied that part of the changelog in one of my responses on this topic.

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