[lfs-dev] eudev has replaced systemd in LFS

William Harrington kb0iic at berzerkula.org
Sat Mar 8 08:45:18 PST 2014


On Mar 7, 2014, at 7:00 PM, William Harrington wrote:

>
> On Mar 7, 2014, at 3:50 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>
>> I had a conversation with the util-linux devs and they said there  
>> were
>> some advantages to building after udev but the capabilities were
>> silently left out if not.  But udev needs BLKID in util-linux.   
>> That's
>> why I added util-linux to Ch 5.
>>
>> So what we have is
>>
>> util-linux in Ch 5
>> eudev in Ch 6
>> util-linux in Ch 6
>>
>> That reminds me.  I still need to update C. Dependencies for eudev.
>>
>>  -- Bruce
>
> Thank you for your reason for what LFS does regarding the build order.
>
> Sincerely,
>
> William Harrington
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I talked to Armin and looked up the Changes between Util linux 2.20  
and 2.21 and found that findmnt and lsblk include udev support. Not  
sure what more info would be presented with udev support, but I now  
see the reason more clearly.

https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux/v2.21/v2.21-ReleaseNotes

Sincerely,

William Harrington



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