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I am learning LFS 5.1.1. The reason not going to 6.0 is that I don't have 2.6 kernel as required in 6.0. I followed the instructions and preceeded to the ncurses section in chapter 5, where I got compilation errors as follows:
well as far as not going to 2.6. you can download a bootable iso image for the LFS 6.0. It contains the 2.6 kernel and has all the packages, lynx, and the entire manual. Download and burn it and you can work from there. This way you can build a 2.6 without even installing one.
Finally I figured out the problem: I didn't correctly generate g++ in previous step (gcc pass 2). I really don't know how I can miss that but keep preceeding. It is just amazing that I can go this far.