r7012 - in trunk/BOOK: . basicnet/mailnews introduction/welcome

ag at linuxfromscratch.org ag at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Aug 3 13:56:08 PDT 2007


Author: ag
Date: 2007-08-03 14:56:08 -0600 (Fri, 03 Aug 2007)
New Revision: 7012

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/basicnet/mailnews/fetchmail.xml
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Updated to Fetchmail-6.3.8

Modified: trunk/BOOK/basicnet/mailnews/fetchmail.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/basicnet/mailnews/fetchmail.xml	2007-08-03 20:20:40 UTC (rev 7011)
+++ trunk/BOOK/basicnet/mailnews/fetchmail.xml	2007-08-03 20:56:08 UTC (rev 7012)
@@ -5,13 +5,10 @@
   %general-entities;
 
   <!ENTITY fetchmail-download-http "http://download2.berlios.de/fetchmail/fetchmail-&fetchmail-version;.tar.bz2">
-  <!ENTITY fetchmail-download-ftp  " ">
-<!--
-  <!ENTITY fetchmail-download-ftp  "ftp://ftp2.be.freesbie.org/packages/openbsd/distfiles/fetchmail-&fetchmail-version;.tar.gz">
--->
-  <!ENTITY fetchmail-md5sum        "35ded0414fcff79b492d6ade2ce48911">
-  <!ENTITY fetchmail-size          "1.2 MB">
-  <!ENTITY fetchmail-buildsize     "9.4 MB">
+  <!ENTITY fetchmail-download-ftp  "&gentoo-ftp-repo;/fetchmail-&fetchmail-version;.tar.bz2">
+  <!ENTITY fetchmail-md5sum        "66b97500b0a1e3c0916b3b5314f597f5">
+  <!ENTITY fetchmail-size          "1.3 MB">
+  <!ENTITY fetchmail-buildsize     "8.9 MB">
   <!ENTITY fetchmail-time          "0.1 SBU">
 ]>
 
@@ -33,9 +30,9 @@
     <title>Introduction to Fetchmail</title>
 
     <para>The <application>Fetchmail</application> package contains a mail
-    retrieval program. "It retrieves mail from remote mail servers and
-    forwards it to your local (client) machine's delivery system, so it can then be
-    read by normal mail user agents." </para>
+    retrieval program. It retrieves mail from remote mail servers and
+    forwards it to the local (client) machine's delivery system, so it can then be
+    read by normal mail user agents.</para>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
     <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
@@ -93,12 +90,12 @@
   <sect2 role="commands">
     <title>Command Explanations</title>
 
-    <para><parameter>--with-ssl</parameter>: This enables SSL if found, so that
+    <para><parameter>--with-ssl</parameter>: This enables SSL support, so that
     you can handle connections to secure POP3 and IMAP servers.</para>
 
     <para><parameter>--enable-fallback=procmail</parameter>: This tells
     <application>Fetchmail</application> to hand incoming mail to
-    <application>Procmail</application> for delivery if your port 25 mail server is
+    <application>Procmail</application> for delivery, if the port 25 mail server is
     not present or not responding.</para>
 
   </sect2>
@@ -136,7 +133,7 @@
       You can add as many users and servers as you need using the same syntax.</para>
 
       <para><command>man fetchmail</command>: Look for the section near
-      the bottom named <emphasis role="strong">CONFIGURATION EXAMPLES</emphasis>. It
+      the bottom named <emphasis>CONFIGURATION EXAMPLES</emphasis>. It
       gives some quick examples. There are countless other config options once
       you get used to it.</para>
 
@@ -167,8 +164,9 @@
       <varlistentry id="fetchmail-prog">
         <term><command>fetchmail</command></term>
         <listitem>
-          <para>when executed as a user, this will source that users
-          <filename>~/.fetchmailrc</filename> and download the appropriate mail.</para>
+          <para>when executed as a user, this will source
+          <filename>~/.fetchmailrc</filename> and download the appropriate mail.
+          </para>
           <indexterm zone="fetchmail fetchmail-prog">
             <primary sortas="b-fetchmail">fetchmail</primary>
           </indexterm>
@@ -178,10 +176,10 @@
       <varlistentry id="fetchmailconf">
         <term><command>fetchmailconf</command></term>
         <listitem>
-          <para>this program provides a <application>Tk</application>
-            GUI interface to your <filename>~/.fetchmailrc</filename>
-            file making it much easier to configure.  However, you will require
-            <application>Python</application>, and it must have the Tkinker module
+          <para>it will assist you in setting up and editing a
+          <filename>~/.fetchmailrc</filename> configuration file, by using
+          a <application>Tk</application> GUI interface. It requires
+          <application>Python</application> and it must have the Tkinker module
           available.</para>
           <indexterm zone="fetchmail fetchmailconf">
             <primary sortas="b-fetchmailconf">fetchmailconf</primary>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2007-08-03 20:20:40 UTC (rev 7011)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2007-08-03 20:56:08 UTC (rev 7012)
@@ -345,7 +345,7 @@
 <!-- Chapter 20 -->
 <!ENTITY mailx-version                "12.2">
 <!ENTITY procmail-version             "3.22">
-<!ENTITY fetchmail-version            "6.3.4">
+<!ENTITY fetchmail-version            "6.3.8">
 <!ENTITY mutt-version                 "1.5.16">
 <!ENTITY pine-version                 "4.64">
 <!-- Commenting out slrn as tin has replaced it

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-08-03 20:20:40 UTC (rev 7011)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-08-03 20:56:08 UTC (rev 7012)
@@ -45,6 +45,9 @@
       <para>August 3rd, 2007</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[ag] - Updated to Fetchmail-6.3.8.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[randy] - Updated to GOffice-0.4.2.</para>
         </listitem>
         <listitem>




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