packages needed?

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at
Thu Feb 17 18:26:14 PST 2005

tom wrote:
> maybe a stupid question but what packages are needed by host in order to do a 
> succesful build of LFS?

See the first paragraph here:

When selecting the 'development' option for your host, make sure that 
includes the glibc headers which is often a package called glibc-devel.

Or you could use a livecd :) which provides a good host system to start 
from, and all the packages.

Jeremy Huntwork

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