r7356 - trunk/BOOK

Randy McMurchy randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Apr 8 13:56:51 PDT 2008


Dan Nicholson wrote these words on 04/08/08 15:25 CST:

> Changing general.ent so blfs-version is 6.3:
> 
> $ make entvars
> version="svn-20080407"
> blfs_version="6.3"
> downloads_root="http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/downloads/svn"
> sources_anduin_http="http://anduin.linuxfromscratch.org/sources/BLFS/6.3"
> sources_anduin_ftp="ftp://anduin.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/6.3"
> files_anduin="http://anduin.linuxfromscratch.org/files/BLFS/6.3"
> patch_root="http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/blfs/6.3"
> errata="http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/errata/6.3/"
> blfs_bootscripts_version="20080326"

I know that what has already been done clobbers my script that
creates versioned stuff in preparation for and the actual doing of
book releases (candidates, final, etc). I didn't look hard at the
above as I'm not really sure what it does, and I already have a
system I use to do this.

Is there anything other than during the release cycle that any of
the changes you've done to the BLFS VERSION stuff help with? I
suppose I should have looked harder to see what is being done.

I think we need to look at this, or perhaps just explain it in
layman's terms what has been, and how it benefits anything other
than the release cycle (IAW - a clue bat for my dumb *ss). :-)

-- 
Randy

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