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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 07-29-2007, 04:46 PM   #1
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LFS on 64-bit AMD


I have dowloaded the book LFS 6.2. It describes the main procedures for instaling LFS on x86 chipsets. I have an AMD 64-bit system so an x64 chipset. Is it possible for me to install LFS on this system using this book. Or do I need a different manual. I am currently new to Linux I know something about it and tried some popular GUI distros but I want to learn every bit of info about it. Thats why I am into LFS, but I really do not want to struggle with very boring and time consuming troubles because of chipsets or so.

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Old 07-29-2007, 06:05 PM   #2
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LFS is fine if you don't mind using a 32 bit system, which will work fine btw. If you want to set up a 64 bit system or a multilib system then you want CLFS.
 
  


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