Originally Posted by poisoning
type "echo $PATH" and get:
That is not correct, it should be: /tools/bin:/bin:/usr/bin
Are you doing this as user lfs or as root? It should be lfs. Have a look at chapters 4.3 and, especially, 4.4.
Hope this helps.
BTW: If you did do chapters 5.1 up to 5.7 as root: Delete everything and start from scratch again.