r6787 - in trunk: BOOK BOOK/introduction/welcome BOOK/x/installing auxfiles/xorg

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Sat May 26 22:17:49 PDT 2007


On 5/26/07, Randy McMurchy <randy at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org wrote:
> > Author: dnicholson
> > Date: 2007-05-25 16:09:39 -0600 (Fri, 25 May 2007)
> > New Revision: 6787
> >
> > -    <para>A <ulink url='http://wiki.x.org/wiki/SecurityPage'>security
> > +    <warning><para>The <application>mkcfm</application> package is
> > +    deprecated and should not be installed.</para></warning>
>
> I'm confused as to why this warning is included. I'm not sure
> it's wise to make a note/warning/mention of every deprecated
> package. If folks follow the book, and have never been exposed
> before, they won't even know what the heck you're talking about.
>
> The package shouldn't be included in the wget list any longer,
> so why would anyone think they need to install it?

So, don't bother mentioning it, eh? I couldn't decide. The next round
of commits I was going to make was going to comment mkcfm and xkbdata
in the wget lists so you don't download them at all. I'll show you
what I have in the next day or two.

--
Dan



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