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

Tushar Teredesai sukucorp at gmail.com
Sun Jul 17 08:16:07 PDT 2005


On 7/17/05, Chris Staub <chris at beaker67.com> wrote:
> 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".

Thanks Chris, changed package to software to match the text that
follows the section I added.

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