This is version 20170426-systemd of the Linux From Scratch book, dated April 26, 2017. If this book is more than six months old, a newer and better version is probably already available. To find out, please check one of the mirrors via http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/mirrors.html.
Below is a list of changes made since the previous release of the book.
[bdubbs] - Update to grub-2.02. Fixes #4042.
[bdubbs] - Update to vim-8.0.586. Fixes #4078.
[bdubbs] - Update to eudev-3.2.2. Fixes #4077.
[bdubbs] - Update to linux-4.10.12. Fixes #4075.
[bdubbs] - Update to gperf-3.1. Fixes #4053.
[bdubbs] - Improve instructions to save debugging information for selected libraries when stripping at the end of Chapter 6. Fixes #4076 (again).
[bdubbs] - Add instructions to save debugging information for selected libraries when stripping at the end of Chapter 6. Fixes #4076.
[dj] - Update to dbus-1.10.18. Fixes #4072.
[bdubbs] - Remove unneeded --disable-compile-warnings from pkg-config instructions. Thanks to Jeffery Smith for pointing this out.
[bdubbs] - Fix an error in bc-1.07.
[bdubbs] - Update to bc-1.07. Fixes #4071.
[dj] - Update to lfs-bootscripts-20170825. Fix a scope issue in the rc script. Thanks to "quesker" in #lfs-support for the report and subsequent testing.
[dj] - Fix description of modifications to
gcc pass 1.
[dj] - Update /etc/hosts in network configuration.
[bdubbs] - Update to binutils-2.28. Moved m4 and bc to before binutils to accomodate the gold linker regression tests. Fixes #4059.
[renodr] - Update to dbus-1.10.16. Fixes #4050.
[renodr] - Update to linux-4.10.1. Fixes #4056.
[renodr] - Update to tzdata2017a. Fixes #4057.
[renodr] - Update to systemd-233. Fixes #4058.
[bdubbs] - LFS-8.0 released.