alfs reports

Pierre Labastie pierre.labastie at neuf.fr
Wed Feb 27 14:22:31 PST 2013


Le 27/02/2013 22:18, Bruce Dubbs a écrit :
> Pierre Labastie wrote:
>> Le 27/02/2013 18:38, Bruce Dubbs a écrit :
>>> Pierre Labastie wrote:
>>>> Le 27/02/2013 14:31, Pierre Labastie a écrit :
>>>>> Here is a patch for the common/makefile-functions part (change
>>>>>
>>>> Forgot the patch :-[
>>> This is what I came up with.  I like to use a little more white space
>>> and line things up vertically when there is similar structure.
>>>
>>> [...]
>>>
>>> --- common/makefile-functions   (revision 3655)
>>> +++ common/makefile-functions   (working copy)
>>> @@ -182,7 +182,7 @@
>>>        echo $(BOLD) The report file $(BLUE)$(1)$(BOLD) has been created ; \
>>>        echo ; \
>>>        echo $(WHITE)Please send the $(BOLD)$(MOUNT_PT)/jhalfs/$(1)$(WHITE) ; \
>>> -  echo file to $(BOLD)manuel at linuxfromscratch.org$(WHITE) ; \
>>> +  echo file to $(BOLD)jhalfs-reports at linuxfromscratch.org$(WHITE) ; \
>>>        echo ; \
>>>        echo That will help us to keep more accurate SBU and ; \
>>>        echo disk usage values into the book. Thanks. ; \
>>> @@ -206,19 +206,23 @@
>>>        @echo
>>>        @echo  $(tab_)- Set a password for the root user.
>>>        @echo
>> Well, setting a password does not work if the kernel
>> virtual file systems are not mounted. I get:
>> root:/# passwd
>> Changing password for root
>> Enter the new password (minimum of 5 characters)
>> Please use a combination of upper and lower case letters and numbers.
>> Bad password: too short.
>> Warning: weak password (enter it again to use it anyway).
>> passwd: password changed.
>> -----------
>> and it does not prompt for a password...
>> That's why I added mounting the virtual files as a first step.
> OK.  Did I change that?  I didn't think I did.
I am confused now. Was your patch supposed to be applied above mine,
or directly to the original version? In the original version, the "mounting
virtual files" step is not there.

For the remaining, agreed about rc.site.

BTW, just for my learning English: isn't
"exit the chroot" better than "exit from the chroot"?

Regards
Pierre



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