r6773 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome x/installing

dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed May 23 11:13:07 PDT 2007


Author: dnicholson
Date: 2007-05-23 12:13:07 -0600 (Wed, 23 May 2007)
New Revision: 6773

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/x/installing/xfree86.xml
Log:
Removed unneeded Glibc build fix from XFree86


Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2007-05-19 16:43:27 UTC (rev 6772)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2007-05-23 18:13:07 UTC (rev 6773)
@@ -3,11 +3,11 @@
 $Date$
 -->
 
-<!ENTITY day          "19">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
+<!ENTITY day          "23">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY month        "05">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY year         "2007">
 <!ENTITY version      "svn-&year;&month;&day;">
-<!ENTITY releasedate  "May &day;th, &year;">
+<!ENTITY releasedate  "May &day;rd, &year;">
 <!ENTITY pubdate      "&year;-&month;-&day;"> <!-- metadata req. by TLDP -->
 <!ENTITY blfs-version "svn">                  <!-- svn|[release #] -->
 <!ENTITY lfs-version  "development">          <!-- version|testing|unstable|development] -->

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-05-19 16:43:27 UTC (rev 6772)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-05-23 18:13:07 UTC (rev 6773)
@@ -42,6 +42,16 @@
 -->
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>May 23rd, 2007</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[dnicholson] - Removed the unneeded Glibc build fix for
+          XFree86.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>May 19th, 2007</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/x/installing/xfree86.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/x/installing/xfree86.xml	2007-05-19 16:43:27 UTC (rev 6772)
+++ trunk/BOOK/x/installing/xfree86.xml	2007-05-23 18:13:07 UTC (rev 6773)
@@ -171,29 +171,7 @@
     <title>Installation of XFree86</title>
 
     <sect3>
-      <title>Glibc build fix</title>
 
-<!-- To be removed if/when proposed glibc patch is added to LFS SVN
-     Leave in in for a couple of weeks with 'you may need' and a testcase
-     around it to save the support list silly questions.  Should remove in
-     a couple of weeks -->
-      <para>Xfree86 may have a problem with <filename>sys/kd.h</filename>
-      installed with some recent versions of <application>Glibc</application>.
-      This has recently been fixed in LFS SVN.  Execute the
-      following commands to work around a broken <filename>kd.h</filename>
-      file. The <command>grep</command> command is to ensure the modification
-      is only made if it is needed. Run these commands from within the
-      <filename class="directory">xc</filename> folder:</para>
-
-<screen><userinput>grep "__undef_LINUX" \
-    /usr/include/sys/kd.h 2>&1 > /dev/null || \
-    sed -i.bak '/X.h/i #include <linux/types.h>' \
-    programs/Xserver/hw/xfree86/os-support/linux/lnx_agp.c</userinput></screen>
-<!-- End remove -->
-
-    </sect3>
-    <sect3>
-
       <title>Setting Up a Shadow Directory</title>
 
       <para>When building <application>XFree86</application>, you should create




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