r6667 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome postlfs/shells

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Mar 15 11:36:40 PDT 2007


Author: randy
Date: 2007-03-15 12:36:40 -0600 (Thu, 15 Mar 2007)
New Revision: 6667

Added:
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/shells/dash.xml
Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/shells/shells.xml
Log:
Added the Dash package using a patch provided by Agathoklis Hatzimanikas

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2007-03-12 23:07:44 UTC (rev 6666)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2007-03-15 18:36:40 UTC (rev 6667)
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
 $Date$
 -->
 
-<!ENTITY day          "13">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
+<!ENTITY day          "15">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY month        "03">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY year         "2007">
 <!ENTITY version      "svn-&year;&month;&day;">
@@ -89,6 +89,7 @@
 <!ENTITY ash-version                  "0.4.0">
 <!ENTITY tcsh-version                 "6.14.00">
 <!ENTITY zsh-version                  "4.2.6">
+<!ENTITY dash-version                 "0.5.3">
 
 <!-- Part III -->
 <!-- Chapter 8 -->

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-03-12 23:07:44 UTC (rev 6666)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-03-15 18:36:40 UTC (rev 6667)
@@ -42,6 +42,16 @@
 -->
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>March 15th, 2007</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Added the Dash package using a patch provided by
+          Agathoklis Hatzimanikas.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>March 13th, 2007</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml	2007-03-12 23:07:44 UTC (rev 6666)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml	2007-03-15 18:36:40 UTC (rev 6667)
@@ -204,6 +204,11 @@
       </listitem>
 
       <listitem>
+        <para>Dash:
+        <emphasis>Agathoklis Hatzimanikas</emphasis></para>
+      </listitem>
+
+      <listitem>
         <para>alsa, cvs, dhcpcd, gpm, hdparm, libjpeg, libmng, libpng,
         libtiff, <!-- libungif, -->giflib, links, lynx, openssl, tcsh,
         which and zsh:

Added: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/shells/dash.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/shells/dash.xml	                        (rev 0)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/shells/dash.xml	2007-03-15 18:36:40 UTC (rev 6667)
@@ -0,0 +1,162 @@
+<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
+<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.4//EN"
+   "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.4/docbookx.dtd" [
+  <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
+  %general-entities;
+
+  <!ENTITY dash-download-http "http://ftp.debian.org/debian/pool/main/d/dash/dash_0.5.3.orig.tar.gz">
+  <!ENTITY dash-download-ftp  " ">
+  <!ENTITY dash-md5sum        "1a3cd6669459be4344ec55ec9d4914f8">
+  <!ENTITY dash-size          "200 KB">
+  <!ENTITY dash-buildsize     "1.8 MB">
+  <!ENTITY dash-time          "0.1 SBU">
+
+]>
+
+<sect1 id="dash" xreflabel="Dash-&dash-version;">
+  <?dbhtml filename="dash.html"?>
+
+  <sect1info>
+    <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
+    <date>$Date$</date>
+  </sect1info>
+
+  <title>Dash-&dash-version;</title>
+
+  <indexterm zone="dash">
+    <primary sortas="a-Dash">Dash</primary>
+  </indexterm>
+
+  <sect2 role="package">
+    <title>Introduction to Dash</title>
+
+    <para><application>Dash</application> is a POSIX compliant shell. It can be
+    installed as /bin/sh or as the default shell for either <systemitem
+    class="username">root</systemitem> or a second user with a userid of 0. It
+    depends on fewer libraries than the <application>Bash</application> shell
+    and is therefore less likely to be affected by an upgrade problem or disk
+    failure. <application>Dash</application> is also useful for checking that
+    a script is completely compatible with POSIX syntax.</para>
+
+
+    <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
+    <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&dash-download-http;"/></para>
+      </listitem>
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&dash-download-ftp;"/></para>
+      </listitem>
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Download MD5 sum: &dash-md5sum;</para>
+      </listitem>
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Download size: &dash-size;</para>
+      </listitem>
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Estimated disk space required: &dash-buildsize;</para>
+      </listitem>
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Estimated build time: &dash-time;</para>
+      </listitem>
+    </itemizedlist>
+
+    <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
+    <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/dash"/></para>
+
+  </sect2>
+
+  <sect2 role="installation">
+    <title>Installation of Dash</title>
+
+    <para>Install <application>Dash</application> by running the following
+    commands:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput>./configure --bindir=/bin --mandir=/usr/share/man &&
+LC_ALL=C make</userinput></screen>
+
+    <!-- <para>Need to include about the test suite.</para> -->
+
+    <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
+
+<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
+
+  </sect2>
+
+  <sect2 role="commands">
+    <title>Command Explanations</title>
+
+    <para><parameter>--bindir=/bin</parameter>: This parameter places the
+    <command>dash</command> binary into the root filesystem.</para>
+  </sect2>
+
+  <sect2 role="configuration">
+    <title>Configuring Dash</title>
+
+    <sect3 id="dash-config">
+      <title>Config Files</title>
+
+      <para><application>Dash</application> sources
+      <filename>/etc/profile</filename> and
+      <filename>$HOME/.profile</filename></para>
+
+      <indexterm zone="dash dash-config">
+        <primary sortas="e-etc-profile">/etc/profile</primary>
+      </indexterm>
+
+      <indexterm zone="dash dash-config">
+        <primary sortas="e-AHOME-.profile">$HOME/.profile</primary>
+      </indexterm>
+
+    </sect3>
+
+    <sect3>
+      <title>Configuration Information</title>
+
+      <para>Update <filename>/etc/shells</filename> to include the
+      <application>Dash</application> shell by issuing the following command
+      as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
+
+<screen role="root"><userinput>cat >> /etc/shells << "EOF"
+<literal>/bin/dash</literal>
+EOF</userinput></screen>
+   
+    </sect3>
+
+  </sect2>
+
+  <sect2 role="content">
+    <title>Contents</title>
+
+    <segmentedlist>
+      <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
+      <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
+      <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
+
+      <seglistitem>
+        <seg>dash</seg>
+        <seg>None</seg>
+	<seg>None</seg>
+      </seglistitem>
+    </segmentedlist>
+
+    <variablelist>
+      <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Description</bridgehead>
+      <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
+      <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
+
+      <varlistentry id="Dash-prog">
+        <term><command>dash</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>is a POSIX compliant shell.</para>
+          <indexterm zone="dash Dash-prog">
+            <primary sortas="b-dash">dash</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
+
+    </variablelist>
+
+  </sect2>
+
+</sect1>


Property changes on: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/shells/dash.xml
___________________________________________________________________
Name: svn:keywords
   + LastChangedBy Date

Modified: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/shells/shells.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/shells/shells.xml	2007-03-12 23:07:44 UTC (rev 6666)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/shells/shells.xml	2007-03-15 18:36:40 UTC (rev 6667)
@@ -23,5 +23,6 @@
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="ash.xml"/>
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="tcsh.xml"/>
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="zsh.xml"/>
+  <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="dash.xml"/>
 
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