r5714 - trunk/BOOK/x/installing

dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Mar 9 14:57:12 PST 2006


Author: dnicholson
Date: 2006-03-09 15:57:11 -0700 (Thu, 09 Mar 2006)
New Revision: 5714

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/x/installing/xorg7.xml
Log:
Fix typos in xorg7 page

Modified: trunk/BOOK/x/installing/xorg7.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/x/installing/xorg7.xml	2006-03-09 22:43:21 UTC (rev 5713)
+++ trunk/BOOK/x/installing/xorg7.xml	2006-03-09 22:57:11 UTC (rev 5714)
@@ -60,14 +60,14 @@
     <ulink 
     url="http://anduin.linuxfromscratch.org/sources/BLFS/svn/x/wget/"/>.</para>
 
-    <para>Givin the number of packages available, deciding which packages you 
+    <para>Given the number of packages available, deciding which packages you 
     need to install for your particular setup may seem a bit overwhelming at 
     first.  Take a look at<ulink 
     url="http://lists.x.org/archives/xorg-modular/2005-November/000801.html"> 
     this thread</ulink> to get an idea of what you will need.  If you are 
     unsure, simply install all packages at the cost of extra diskspace.</para>
 
-    <para>Additionally, because of the large number of repetative commands,
+    <para>Additionally, because of the large number of repetitive commands,
     you are encouraged to script the build.  For most sections, you can use 
     the following commands to compile and install all packages in your build 
     directory:</para>
@@ -98,7 +98,7 @@
 cd xc</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>As with previous releases of the X Windows System, it may be 
-    desireable to install <application>Xorg</application> into an alternate 
+    desirable to install <application>Xorg</application> into an alternate 
     prefix.  This is no longer common practice among linux distributions.  
     The common installation prefix for <application>Xorg</application> on
     linux is <filename class="directory">/usr</filename>.  There is no standard
@@ -119,7 +119,7 @@
 
     <para>Throughout these instructions, you will use the same three 
     configure switches for all of the packages.  Create the 
-    <parameter>XORG_CONFIG</parameter> varialbe to use for substitution:</para>
+    <parameter>XORG_CONFIG</parameter> variable to use for substitution:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>export XORG_CONFIG="--prefix=$XORG_PREFIX --sysconfdir=/etc --localstatedir=/var"</userinput></screen>
 




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