Linux From Scratch 8.2 – Episode 1: Host System



Linux From Scratch (LFS) is a straightforward way to compile your own Linux operating system. In addition to being a great learning experience, you can customize and build on all aspects of it.

In this video we setup the host system including necessary programs, packages, disks, and the LFS user.

This series focuses on the Linux From Scratch book version 8.2, which has some minor changes from previous versions. I will be building the system on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS but it can be built on almost…

20 thoughts on “Linux From Scratch 8.2 – Episode 1: Host System

  1. I only have one observation. The apparent dissonance of making a video about how to perform one of the most complex system builds out there, using one of the most "noobish" distros out there. Just feels kind of like "I am going to show you how to build a nuclear reactor and I will be using my etch-a-sketch to do it."

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