r4731 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/important introduction/welcome

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Sun Jul 17 00:13:43 PDT 2005

Just a couple of minor suggested changes...

tushar at linuxfromscratch.org wrote:
> +    <title>Building Package as an Unprivileged (non-root) User</title>

That should probably be "Building Packages...".

> +    <para>The golden rule of Unix System Administration is to use your
> +	superpowers only when neccessary. Hence, BLFS recommends that you
> +	build the package as an unprivileged user and only "become root"
> +	when installing the package. This philosophy is followed in all the
> +	packages in this book. Unless otherwise specified, all instructions
> +	should be executed as an unprivileged user. The book will advise you
> +	on instructions that need root privileges.</para>

Instead of "build the package", maybe "build each package".

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