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Download the Cross Linux From Scratch Book

Several versions of the LFS book are available for download, in several formats:

Current Development

This is the CLFS Book in its current development state. Changes can happen that break the build temporarily.

Daily rendered snapshots may be downloaded. Or check out the book's XML source from our Subversion repository and render it yourself:

svn co

Packages for CLFS

CLFS has a list of packages which you should download. Please use the versions which are listed in the book; these are tested versions which are known to work with each other. In addition to the packages you will need to download some patches. There are several ways to download the packages.

Hunt and Peck/Freshmeat?.net

When a package is not available from the location listed in the book, some other places to try are:


If the above methods are not available to you, the packages are also available in a tarball and individually on the following ftp and http mirrors. HLFS package tarballs and individual packages are also available on these mirrors.