3.3. Needed Patches

In addition to the packages, several patches are also required. These patches correct any mistakes in the packages that should be fixed by the maintainer. The patches also make small modifications to make the packages easier to work with. The following patches will be needed to build an LFS system:

Bash Upstream Fixes Patch - 13 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/bash-4.3.30-upstream_fixes-2.patch

MD5 sum: fd2d7ca532f9ea53d678a6bc79354681

Bc Memory Leak Patch - 1.4 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/bc-1.06.95-memory_leak-1.patch

MD5 sum: 877e81fba316fe487ec23501059d54b8

Binutils Upstream Patch - 3.0 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/binutils-2.26-upstream_fix-1.patch

MD5 sum: a13223621449e0d6934a608f646f13a9

Bzip2 Documentation Patch - 1.6 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/bzip2-1.0.6-install_docs-1.patch

MD5 sum: 6a5ac7e89b791aae556de0f745916f7f

Coreutils Internationalization Fixes Patch - 172 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/coreutils-8.25-i18n-1.patch

MD5 sum: 7f871078956b20d4745fc197eb6ad3c5

Glibc FHS Patch - 2.8 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/glibc-2.22-fhs-1.patch

MD5 sum: 9a5997c3452909b1769918c759eff8a2

Glibc i386 Patch - 1.9 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/glibc-2.22-upstream_i386_fix-1.patch

MD5 sum: cfb3cb46074a833ac5729be79e4f2592

Glibc Largefile Patch - 2.3 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/glibc-2.22-largefile-1.patch

MD5 sum: 203fe9133e82f2b59969c116b70fd84e

Kbd Backspace/Delete Fix Patch - 12 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/kbd-2.0.3-backspace-1.patch

MD5 sum: f75cca16a38da6caa7d52151f7136895

MPFR Upstream Fixes Patch - 81 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/mpfr-3.1.3-upstream_fixes-1.patch

MD5 sum: 2044abd90351861311c9aafcfb0ce864

Readline Upstream Fixes Patch - 8 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/readline-6.3-upstream_fixes-3.patch

MD5 sum: 6b0d9f4e79319d56a7fee9b35e5cfd1b

Sysvinit Consolidated Patch - 3.9 KB:

Download: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/development/sysvinit-2.88dsf-consolidated-1.patch

MD5 sum: 0b7b5ea568a878fdcc4057b2bf36e5cb

Total size of these patches: about 302.9 KB

In addition to the above required patches, there exist a number of optional patches created by the LFS community. These optional patches solve minor problems or enable functionality that is not enabled by default. Feel free to peruse the patches database located at http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/downloads/ and acquire any additional patches to suit your system needs.