Boot Camp: Week 1: Wednesdaypart of Bootcamp Week 1 by James Buszard-Welcher
Today is going to be mostly lab day. We are going to finish up with the disk config sections, do a quick dump and restore, and then the rest of the today will be spent starting to work on building and installing the tools we will be using.
mkdir /usr/local/srcand put your sources here
First, you are going to want to install some pre-built binaries to get your system in a 'more user friendlly' configuration. For example, you may prefer the 'bash' shell. Reading the following build GCC page, you see there there a number of available packages you may want to grab. Ideally, however, you or your organization would have many of these prebuilt for you. In this course, we are assuming you are on your own.