[lfs-dev] LFS 7.7 section 5.29 (Perl-5.20.2) typographical issue

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Jul 10 13:35:17 PDT 2015


Schuyler Kelley wrote:
> Slight correction: section 5.29, not 5.19.
>
> On Fri, Jul 10, 2015 at 4:13 PM, Schuyler Kelley <zalethon at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hello,
>>
>> The command to configure perl in the 7.7 book at section 5.19 is ' sh
>> Configure -des -Dprefix=/tools -Dlibs=-lm '
>>
>> In the PDF of the book, the lowercase L in ' -lm ' appears identical to a
>> number 1.
>>
>> It tripped me up for a minute until I realized the issue! (I tried -1m at
>> first)

We really do not recommend using the pdf for this and other reasons.  We 
don't have good control over what font is used in the pdf.

   -- Bruce




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