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LFS is a project that provides you with the steps necessary to build your own custom Linux system.

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Old 11-17-2006, 07:59 AM   #1
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LFS website empty


Hi guys,

before a long time, I downloaded the LFS 6.1 book and completed 90% of installing and then, I could not continue because of some reasons.

Actually, making LFS system really helped me a lot enriching my knowledge and skills regarding linux in general.

Now I want to continue from where I left or may be again from scratch with lfs 6.2 , but I found that the http://www.linuxfromscratch.org is empty i only find there some statistics and nothing else.

Is the homepage moved to some other url or the proejct is closed ? I hope it is not closed.

thanks,

Hardik

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Old 11-17-2006, 08:31 AM   #2
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No, it hasn't been closed and it hasn't moved either.

This has happened before. Just wait it will probably be up soon again.

In the mean time you can use nl.linuxfromscratch.org
 
Old 11-17-2006, 08:35 AM   #3
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Hi Limax,

thanks

regards,
Hardik
 
Old 11-17-2006, 09:06 PM   #4
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nl.linuxfromscratch.org isn't working either - 2106 CST 11/17/06

Any ideas?

Thank you,
Jeff
 
Old 11-17-2006, 09:19 PM   #5
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found a mirror..

The netherlands site doesn't work for me either. Found a copy of the docs here: http://tldp.org/LDP/lfs/LFS-BOOK-6.1.1-HTML/

Last edited by jgombos; 11-17-2006 at 09:28 PM.
 
Old 11-18-2006, 01:40 AM   #6
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:'(

Why does the site have to be down... <cries in a corner>

was building cross-linux from scratch and got to this page:

http://cblfs.cross-lfs.org/index.php/Xorg7/Apps

Trying to build xorgv7 and needed the 4 patches listed there, but all I got was a "Page Not Found" thing and anything that I clicked on just led back there, even the little "contact the webmaster" link...

Any ideas as to how long this will last?
 
Old 11-18-2006, 01:44 AM   #7
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Update:

http://www.nl.linuxfromscratch.org/

is working as at Saturday, November 18 2006 11:43 GMT+2

<stops crying and brightens up>

 
  


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