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Old 10-19-2003, 07:01 PM   #1
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First LFS system

I am going to start my first LFS system. I will be using the source code that is provided by slackware from the 3rd and 4th cds. I have one question before I begin, is there some way of making my LFS similar to slack? Using the bsd-style boot scripts and other things in that nature. I was also wondering a way to use .tbz2 packages instead of .tgz packages like slackware. Any help would be gratefull. Thanks.
Old 10-25-2003, 12:07 AM   #2
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I am sure you can ,and it's easy.
These is a Tip in LFS site for BSD-style things, also if you patch your tar ,you could deal tar.bz2.


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