cvs commit: BLFS/BOOK/postlfs/config skel.xml config.xml inputrc.xml

larry at larry at
Mon Dec 23 19:01:04 PST 2002

larry       02/12/23 22:01:04

  Modified:    BOOK/postlfs postlfs.ent
               BOOK/postlfs/config config.xml inputrc.xml
  Added:       BOOK/postlfs/config skel.xml
  update inputrc & placehold skel
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.12      +1 -0      BLFS/BOOK/postlfs/postlfs.ent
  Index: postlfs.ent
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/BLFS/BOOK/postlfs/postlfs.ent,v
  retrieving revision 1.11
  retrieving revision 1.12
  diff -u -r1.11 -r1.12
  --- postlfs.ent	7 Dec 2002 15:24:45 -0000	1.11
  +++ postlfs.ent	24 Dec 2002 03:01:04 -0000	1.12
  @@ -9,6 +9,7 @@
   <!ENTITY postlfs-config-bootdisk SYSTEM "config/bootdisk.xml">
   <!ENTITY postlfs-config-random SYSTEM "config/random.xml">
   <!ENTITY postlfs-config-manpages SYSTEM "config/manpages.xml">
  +<!ENTITY postlfs-config-skel SYSTEM "config/skel.xml">
   <!-- Post-LFS Security -->
   <!ENTITY postlfs-security SYSTEM "security/security.xml">
  1.2       +1 -0      BLFS/BOOK/postlfs/config/config.xml
  Index: config.xml
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/BLFS/BOOK/postlfs/config/config.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.1
  retrieving revision 1.2
  diff -u -r1.1 -r1.2
  --- config.xml	7 Jul 2002 20:28:57 -0000	1.1
  +++ config.xml	24 Dec 2002 03:01:04 -0000	1.2
  @@ -24,6 +24,7 @@
  1.6       +24 -29    BLFS/BOOK/postlfs/config/inputrc.xml
  Index: inputrc.xml
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/BLFS/BOOK/postlfs/config/inputrc.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.5
  retrieving revision 1.6
  diff -u -r1.5 -r1.6
  --- inputrc.xml	9 Oct 2002 13:11:22 -0000	1.5
  +++ inputrc.xml	24 Dec 2002 03:01:04 -0000	1.6
  @@ -2,22 +2,23 @@
   <?dbhtml filename="inputrc.html" dir="postlfs"?>
  -<para>There are a number of configuration files that are common to all
  -Linux systems.  Inputrc deals with the mapping of the keybord in ceratin 
  -situations.  This file is the start-up file used by readline - the input 
  -related library used by bash and most other shells.  By changing this file 
  -you can change how certain keys act in different situations.  The following 
  -is a simple inputrc along with comments to explain what the various 
  -options do.</para>
  -<para>The following file can be used as
  -<filename>/etc/inputrc</filename> or <filename>~/.inputrc</filename> as
  -appropriate.  See below for more details on which to use.</para>
  +<para>Inputrc deals with the mapping of the keyboard for certain
  +situations.  This file is the start-up file used by readline - the input
  +related library used by Bash and most other shells.</para>
  +<para>For more information see <filename>info bash</filename> -- Node:
  +Readline Init file as well as <filename>info readline</filename>. There
  +is a lot that can be done with this one rc file.</para>
  +<para>The following is a base <filename>/etc/inputrc</filename> along with
  +comments to explain what the various options do.</para>
   <para>Please note that comments can <emphasis>not</emphasis> be on the
   same line as commands in <filename>inputrc</filename>.</para>
  -<para><screen># Make sure we don't output everything on the 1 line
  +<para><screen># Begin /etc/inputrc
  +# Make sure we don't output everything on the 1 line
   set horizontal-scroll-mode Off
   # Enable 8bit input
  @@ -50,23 +51,17 @@
   # for xterm
   "\eOH": beginning-of-line
  -"\eOF": end-of-line</screen></para>
  +"\eOF": end-of-line
  +# End /etc/inputrc</screen></para>
  -<para>Please see the manual pages for more information.  For more
  -information, look at bash(1) and search for readline, or if you have 
  -the readline package installed, look at readline(3).  There is a lot that 
  -can be done with this single rc file.</para>
  -<para>Note that the readline library checks ~/.inputrc, by default.  If
  -you want to use <filename>/etc/inputrc</filename> as your global
  -inputrc (i.e. for all users), you will need to add the line 
  -<screen><userinput>export INPUTRC=/etc/inputrc</userinput></screen>
  -to your .bash_profile, .bashrc or .profile file as appropriate.  To make
  -the file truly global, you may wish to add it to your
  -<filename>/etc/profile</filename> file.</para>
  -<para>If you want to use per-user <userinput>.inputrc</userinput> files,
  -you can create one and drop it into <filename>/etc/skel</filename> for use 
  -when creating new users.</para>
  +<para>Global values are set in <filename>/etc/inputrc</filename>.
  +Personal user values as are set in <filename>~/.inputrc</filename>. The
  +<filename>~/.inputrc</filename> file will override the global settings
  +file.  The previous page sets up Bash to use
  +<filename>/etc/inputrc</filename> by default.  If you want your system
  +to use both, it might be a good idea to place a default
  +<filename>.inputrc</filename> into the <filename>/etc/skel</filename>
  +directory for use with new users.</para>
  1.1                  BLFS/BOOK/postlfs/config/skel.xml
  Index: skel.xml
  <sect1 id="postlfs-config-skel">
  <?dbhtml filename="skel.html" dir="postlfs"?>
  <para>To be written.</para>
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