cvs commit: BLFS/BOOK/introduction/welcome changelog.xml

larry at linuxfromscratch.org larry at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Aug 17 19:38:12 PDT 2002


larry       02/08/17 19:38:12

  Modified:    BOOK/connect/dhcp/dhcpcd dhcpcd-config.xml dhcpcd-exp.xml
                        dhcpcd-inst.xml
               BOOK/introduction/welcome changelog.xml
  Log:
  dhcpcd command explanations
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.4       +1 -1      BLFS/BOOK/connect/dhcp/dhcpcd/dhcpcd-config.xml
  
  Index: dhcpcd-config.xml
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/BLFS/BOOK/connect/dhcp/dhcpcd/dhcpcd-config.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.3
  retrieving revision 1.4
  diff -u -r1.3 -r1.4
  --- dhcpcd-config.xml	17 Aug 2002 03:11:55 -0000	1.3
  +++ dhcpcd-config.xml	18 Aug 2002 02:38:12 -0000	1.4
  @@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
   <title>Configuring dhcpcd</title>
   
   <sect3><title>Config files</title>
  -<para><userinput>/etc/dhcpc/*</userinput></para></sect3>
  +<para><userinput>/var/lib/dhcpc/*</userinput></para></sect3>
   
   <sect3><title>Configuration Information</title>
   
  
  
  
  1.2       +23 -6     BLFS/BOOK/connect/dhcp/dhcpcd/dhcpcd-exp.xml
  
  Index: dhcpcd-exp.xml
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/BLFS/BOOK/connect/dhcp/dhcpcd/dhcpcd-exp.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.1
  retrieving revision 1.2
  diff -u -r1.1 -r1.2
  --- dhcpcd-exp.xml	7 Jul 2002 20:28:47 -0000	1.1
  +++ dhcpcd-exp.xml	18 Aug 2002 02:38:12 -0000	1.2
  @@ -1,12 +1,29 @@
   <sect2>
   <title>Command explanations</title>
   
  -<para>There may be a good reason for abandoning the normal BLFS convention 
  -of using --prefix=/usr here.  If you are installing DHCP, it is likely that 
  -it is required during the boot process and /usr may be network mounted in 
  -which case, dhcpcd wouldn't be available due to being on the network!  
  -Therefore, depending on your situation, you may want it to be installed
  -in /sbin or /usr/sbin.</para>
  +<para><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../dhcpcd-&dhcpcd-version;.patch
  +:</userinput> Dhcpcd unpatched puts all configuration and temporary
  +files in <filename>/etc/dhcpc</filename>. This becomes very annoying
  +when dhcpcd tells you it's running and it's not.  You look in
  +<filename>/var/run</filename> for the pid file, but it's not there, the
  +pid file that needs deleting is in <filename>/etc/dhcpc</filename>. This
  +patch brings this program into FHS compliance, but more importantly,
  +puts files where you expect them to be.</para>
  +
  +<para><userinput>--prefix="" :</userinput>There may be a good reason for
  +abandoning the normal BLFS convention of using --prefix=/usr here.  If
  +you are installing DHCP, it is likely that it is required during the
  +boot process and /usr may be network mounted in which case, dhcpcd
  +wouldn't be available due to being on the network!  Therefore, depending
  +on your situation, you may want it to be installed in <filename>/sbin</filename> or <filename>/usr/sbin</filename>.  This command installs to <filename>/sbin</filename>.</para>
  +
  +<para><userinput>--sysconfdir=/var/lib :</userinput> This command install
  +configuration files in the <filename>/var/lib</filename>
  +directory.</para>
  +
  +<para><userinput>--mandir=/usr/share/man :</userinput> This command
  +install the man pages to the <filename>/usr/share/man</filename>
  +directory.</para>
   
   </sect2>
   
  
  
  
  1.4       +2 -2      BLFS/BOOK/connect/dhcp/dhcpcd/dhcpcd-inst.xml
  
  Index: dhcpcd-inst.xml
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/BLFS/BOOK/connect/dhcp/dhcpcd/dhcpcd-inst.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.3
  retrieving revision 1.4
  diff -u -r1.3 -r1.4
  --- dhcpcd-inst.xml	17 Aug 2002 21:46:03 -0000	1.3
  +++ dhcpcd-inst.xml	18 Aug 2002 02:38:12 -0000	1.4
  @@ -1,11 +1,11 @@
   <sect2>
   <title>Installation of dhcpcd</title>
   
  -<para>Before installing dhcpcd, you need to download <filename>dhcpcd-1.3.22-pl1.patch.bz2</filename> from <ulink url="&file-root;"/> and decompress it to your source directory.</para>
  +<para>Before installing dhcpcd, you need to download <filename>dhcpcd-&dhcpcd-version;.patch.bz2</filename> from <ulink url="&file-root;"/> and decompress it to your source directory.</para>
   
   <para>Install dhcpcd by running the following commands:</para>
   
  -<para><screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../dhcpcd-1.3.22-pl1.patch &&
  +<para><screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../dhcpcd-&dhcpcd-version;.patch &&
   ./configure --prefix="" --sysconfdir=/var/lib \
   --mandir=/usr/share/man &&
   make &&
  
  
  
  1.67      +2 -1      BLFS/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
  
  Index: changelog.xml
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/BLFS/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.66
  retrieving revision 1.67
  diff -u -r1.66 -r1.67
  --- changelog.xml	17 Aug 2002 21:46:03 -0000	1.66
  +++ changelog.xml	18 Aug 2002 02:38:12 -0000	1.67
  @@ -11,7 +11,8 @@
   <itemizedlist>
   
   <listitem><para>August 17th, 2002 [larry]: Added patch paragraph to
  -dhcpcd and cdrdao. Fixed typos in j2sdk.</para></listitem>
  +dhcpcd and cdrdao. Fixed typos in j2sdk. Added explanations of commands
  +to dhcpcd.</para></listitem>
   
   <listitem><para>August 17th, 2002 [markh]: Moved patches to the
   blfs-patches/CVS directory on ftp.linuxfromscratch.org and update file-root
  
  
  
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