r5333 - in trunk/BOOK: gnome/add introduction/welcome

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Nov 30 07:00:31 PST 2005


Author: randy
Date: 2005-11-30 08:00:29 -0700 (Wed, 30 Nov 2005)
New Revision: 5333

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/gdm.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Added a command to create the logging directory in the GDM instructions, thanks to Vincent Fretin for pointing out the oversight

Modified: trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/gdm.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/gdm.xml	2005-11-30 14:46:21 UTC (rev 5332)
+++ trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/gdm.xml	2005-11-30 15:00:29 UTC (rev 5333)
@@ -140,13 +140,15 @@
     <sect3>
       <title>Configuration Information</title>
 
-      <para>If desired, change the directory containing the
-      <application>GDM</application> log files to the
-      <filename class='directory'>/var/log</filename> hierarchy by modifying
-      the <filename>/etc/gnome/gdm/gdm.conf</filename> configuration file as
-      the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
+      <para>Change the directory containing the <application>GDM</application>
+      log files to the <filename class='directory'>/var/log</filename>
+      hierarchy by creating a directory and modifying the
+      <filename>/etc/gnome/gdm/gdm.conf</filename> configuration file. Issue
+      the following commands as the
+      <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
-<screen role="root"><userinput>sed -i "s|var/lib/log|var/log|" /etc/gnome/gdm/gdm.conf</userinput></screen>
+<screen role="root"><userinput>install -v -m755 -d /var/log/gdm &&
+sed -i "s|var/lib/log|var/log|" /etc/gnome/gdm/gdm.conf</userinput></screen>
 
       <para>The <application>GDM</application> <application>PAM</application>
       config files contain modules not present in a BLFS installation. The

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-11-30 14:46:21 UTC (rev 5332)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-11-30 15:00:29 UTC (rev 5333)
@@ -45,6 +45,11 @@
       <para>November 30th, 2005</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Added a command to create the logging directory in
+          the GDM instructions, thanks to Vincent Fretin for pointing out the
+          oversight.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[randy] - Updated to PCI Utilities-2.2.1.</para>
         </listitem>
         <listitem>




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