r5368 - in trunk/BOOK: general/genlib introduction/welcome

bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Dec 7 09:05:48 PST 2005


Author: bdubbs
Date: 2005-12-07 10:05:47 -0700 (Wed, 07 Dec 2005)
New Revision: 5368

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/libxml2.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml
Log:
Updated editor list.  Removed --with-history from libxml2 and added a caution.

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/libxml2.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/libxml2.xml	2005-12-07 11:26:21 UTC (rev 5367)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/libxml2.xml	2005-12-07 17:05:47 UTC (rev 5368)
@@ -86,7 +86,7 @@
     <para>Install <application>libxml2</application> by running the following
     commands:</para>
 
-<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --with-history &&
+<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.</para>
@@ -100,9 +100,17 @@
   <sect2 role="commands">
     <title>Command Explanations</title>
 
-    <para><parameter>--with-history</parameter>: Enables
-    <application>readline</application> support.</para>
+    <para><parameter>--with-history</parameter>: If this option is used, it
+    enables <application>readline</application> support when running 
+    xmlcatalog in shell mode.</para>
 
+    <caution>
+      <para>When using history support, <command>make check</command> will 
+      hang forever if either <filename>/etc/inputrc</filename> or 
+      <filename>~/.inpurc</filename> has the option 
+      <option>show-all-if-ambiguous</option> turned on.</para>
+    </caution>
+
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="content">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-12-07 11:26:21 UTC (rev 5367)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-12-07 17:05:47 UTC (rev 5368)
@@ -45,6 +45,14 @@
       <para>December 7th, 2005</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[bdubbs] - Removed --with-history option from libxml2.  Added
+          a caution that the make check command can hang forever under
+          certain conditions with the option.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[bdubbs] - Added Andy Benton to the list of BLFS editors.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[randy] - Added GTK-Doc as a dependency of libxml, thanks to
           go moko for pointing out the omission.</para>
         </listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml	2005-12-07 11:26:21 UTC (rev 5367)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml	2005-12-07 17:05:47 UTC (rev 5368)
@@ -35,7 +35,7 @@
       <listitem>
         <para><emphasis>Co-Editors:</emphasis> Randy McMurchy,
         Larry Lawrence, Igor Zivkovic, DJ Lucas, Tushar Teredesai, David Jensen,
-        Manuel Canales Esparcia, and Richard Downing.</para>
+        Manuel Canales Esparcia, and Andy Benton.</para>
       </listitem>
     </itemizedlist>
 




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