r7409 - in trunk/BOOK: general/genutils introduction/welcome x/lib

dj at linuxfromscratch.org dj at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Apr 30 23:30:52 PDT 2008


Author: dj
Date: 2008-05-01 00:30:52 -0600 (Thu, 01 May 2008)
New Revision: 7409

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/rxvt-unicode.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/x/lib/lesstif.xml
Log:
Corrected lesstif and rxvt unicode instructions forr /etc/X11 symlinks

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/rxvt-unicode.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/rxvt-unicode.xml	2008-05-01 05:30:42 UTC (rev 7408)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/rxvt-unicode.xml	2008-05-01 06:30:52 UTC (rev 7409)
@@ -123,8 +123,7 @@
     font. Accomplish this by adding the following definitions as the
     <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
-<screen role="root"><userinput>mkdir -p /etc/X11/app-defaults/ &&
-cat >> /etc/X11/app-defaults/URxvt << "EOF"
+<screen role="root"><userinput>cat >> /etc/X11/app-defaults/URxvt << "EOF"
 URxvt*perl-ext: matcher
 URxvt*urlLauncher: firefox
 URxvt.background: black

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2008-05-01 05:30:42 UTC (rev 7408)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2008-05-01 06:30:52 UTC (rev 7409)
@@ -48,6 +48,11 @@
           <para>[dj] - Corrected location of Xorg config files for FHS
           compliance.</para>
         </listitem>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[dj] - Corrected commands for lesstif and xvt-unicode relating
+          to the Xorg config files. Thanks to Alexander Patrakov for finding
+          these.</para>
+        </listitem>
       </itemizedlist>
     </listitem>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/x/lib/lesstif.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/x/lib/lesstif.xml	2008-05-01 05:30:42 UTC (rev 7408)
+++ trunk/BOOK/x/lib/lesstif.xml	2008-05-01 06:30:52 UTC (rev 7409)
@@ -104,10 +104,11 @@
 ldconfig</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>You will need to change the <application>X</application> prefix in
-    the command below if your X Window System is installed anywhere other than
+    the commands below if your X Window System is installed anywhere other than
     <filename class='directory'>/usr/X11R6</filename>.</para>
 
-<screen role="root"><userinput>ln -v -s <replaceable></usr/X11R6></replaceable>/lib/X11/mwm /etc/X11</userinput></screen>
+<screen role="root"><userinput>mv -v <replaceable></usr/X11R6></replaceable>/lib/X11/mwm /etc/X11 &&
+ln -v -s /etc/X11/mwm <replaceable></usr/X11R6></replaceable>/lib/X11</userinput></screen>
 
   </sect2>
 
@@ -133,12 +134,12 @@
     non-FHS compliant <filename class="directory">/usr/LessTif</filename>
     directory.</para>
 
-    <para><command>ln -v -s
-    <replaceable></usr/X11R6></replaceable>/lib/X11/mwm /etc/X11</command>:
-    Configuration directories located in the <application>X</application>
-    installation prefix heirarchy typically have a symlink in the
-    <filename class='directory'>/etc/X11</filename> directory pointing back to
-    it. This command creates that symlink.</para>
+    <para><command>mv -v <replaceable></usr/X11R6></replaceable>/lib/X11/mwm
+    /etc/X11</command>:
+    The FHS requires that configuration files exist only in the
+    <filename class="directory">/etc/X11</filename> directory.  The
+    configuration directory (<filename class="directory">mwm</filename>)
+    is moved, and a symlink is created at the original location.</para>
 
   </sect2>
 




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