r2711 - in trunk/BOOK: . basicnet/netutils introduction/welcome

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Sep 4 12:45:16 PDT 2004


Author: randy
Date: 2004-09-04 13:45:14 -0600 (Sat, 04 Sep 2004)
New Revision: 2711

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netutils/whois.xml
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Updated to Whois-4.6.21

Modified: trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netutils/whois.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netutils/whois.xml	2004-09-04 08:08:37 UTC (rev 2710)
+++ trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netutils/whois.xml	2004-09-04 19:45:14 UTC (rev 2711)
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
   <!ENTITY whois-download-http "http://ftp.debian.org/debian/pool/main/w/whois/whois_&whois-version;.tar.gz">
   <!ENTITY whois-download-ftp  "ftp://ftp.fu-berlin.de/unix/linux/mirrors/slackware/slackware-current/source/n/whois/whois_&whois-version;.tar.gz">
   <!ENTITY whois-size          "51 KB">
-  <!ENTITY whois-buildsize     "460 KB">
+  <!ENTITY whois-buildsize     "470 KB">
   <!ENTITY whois-time          "0.01 SBU">
 ]>
 
@@ -24,9 +24,7 @@
 
 <para><application>Whois</application> is a client-side application which 
 queries the whois directory service for information pertaining to a particular 
-domain name. <!--Note that you already have this program from your LFS
-installation, it can handle COM, NET and EDU queries. You will need
-this application for any other domains. --></para>
+domain name.</para>
 
 <sect3><title>Package information</title>
 <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
@@ -45,12 +43,23 @@
 <para>Install <application>Whois</application> by running the following 
 commands:</para>
 
-<screen><userinput><command>make &&
+<screen><userinput><command>sed -i -e "s/4.6.20/&whois-version;/" config.h &&
+make &&
 make prefix=/usr install</command></userinput></screen>
 
 </sect2>
 
 <sect2>
+<title>Command explanations</title>
+
+<para><command>sed -i -e "s/4.6.20/&whois-version;/" config.h</command>: This version 
+of <application>Whois</application> incorrectly identifies its version when 
+using the <command>whois --version</command> command. This command fixes the
+version entity.</para>
+
+</sect2>
+
+<sect2>
 <title>Contents</title>
 
 <para>The <application>Whois</application> package contains 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2004-09-04 08:08:37 UTC (rev 2710)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2004-09-04 19:45:14 UTC (rev 2711)
@@ -1,8 +1,8 @@
-<!ENTITY day          "02">
+<!ENTITY day          "04">
 <!ENTITY month        "09">
 <!ENTITY year         "2004">
 <!ENTITY version      "svn-&year;&month;&day;">
-<!ENTITY releasedate  "August &day;nd, &year;">
+<!ENTITY releasedate  "August &day;th, &year;">
 <!ENTITY pubdate      "&year;-&month;-&day;"> <!-- metadata req. by TLDP -->
 <!ENTITY blfs-version "cvs">                  <!-- cvs|[release #] -->
 <!ENTITY lfs-version  "testing">              <!-- stable|testing|unstable] -->
@@ -177,7 +177,7 @@
 <!-- Chapter 19 -->               
 <!ENTITY traceroute-version           "1.4a12"> 
 <!ENTITY nmap-version                 "3.55">  
-<!ENTITY whois-version                "4.6.19">
+<!ENTITY whois-version                "4.6.21">
 <!ENTITY bind-version                 "9.2.3"> 
                                   
 <!-- Chapter 20 -->               

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2004-09-04 08:08:37 UTC (rev 2710)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2004-09-04 19:45:14 UTC (rev 2711)
@@ -22,6 +22,9 @@
 
 <itemizedlist>
 
+<listitem><para>September 4th, 2004 [randy]: Updated to 
+Whois-4.6.21 as suggested by Jeremy Utley.</para></listitem>
+
 <listitem><para>September 4th, 2004 [dj]: Added instructions to create
 /etc/sysconfig/nfs-server to NFS Server instructions.</para></listitem>
 




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