Linux From ScratchLFS Stable Version 7.4 – it is a major release with toolchain updates.

A guide Linux From Scratch 7.4, which shows how to create a basic Linux-based system from scratch, using only the source code of the required software.

In total updated the 32 packs, fixes bugs in the startup scripts are made in the editorial work on the explanatory material throughout the book, so to improve the accuracy and clarity of the text.

The new version of the transition to the kernel Linux 3.10, Udev 206 from the systemd- 206 system library glibc 2.18, a set of compiler gcc 4.8.1, tools binutils 2.23.2, Automake 1.14, Kmod 14, Diffutils 3.3, E2fsprogs 1.42.8, Procps-ng 3.3.8 and Util-Linux 2.23.2. Among other updated components can be noted Vim 7.4, Bison 3.0, Gawk 4.1.0, Gzip 1.6, Less 458, Perl 5.18.1, Zlib 1.2.8. Continue reading