Subject: Re: base system + pkgsrc software
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Lieven De Keyzer <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 08/15/2007 15:18:10
On 8/14/07, Jeremy C. Reed <> wrote:
> p.s. Since you use Linux from Scratch, you should simplify it as much as
> possible and use pkgsrc components. I have done this a lot for a few years
> to build pkgsrc-only Linux systems.

Could you elaborate on how you build pkgsrc-only Linux systems? Are
there besides the kernel any other applications or libraries not
managed by pkgsrc?

> p.p.s. If you, or anyone else, wants to help me document building Linux
> systems from source (not specific to LFS or pkgsrc but do mention both),
> please let me know.

Yes, I'm interested in helping you.