r7547 - in trunk/BOOK: introduction/welcome postlfs/config

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Aug 11 13:01:52 PDT 2008


Author: randy
Date: 2008-08-11 14:01:52 -0600 (Mon, 11 Aug 2008)
New Revision: 7547

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/config/autofs.xml
Log:
Added text to the AutoFS instructions pointing out that the wget package must be installed, thanks to Leonhard Landrock for the report

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2008-08-11 20:01:37 UTC (rev 7546)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2008-08-11 20:01:52 UTC (rev 7547)
@@ -45,6 +45,11 @@
       <para>August 11th, 2008</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Added some text to the AutoFS instructions pointing
+          out that the wget package must be installed. Thanks to Leonhard
+          Landrock for the report.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[randy] - Changed the location of the Stunnel patch due to
           upstream's removing it. Thanks to Brian Cade for the report.</para>
         </listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/config/autofs.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/config/autofs.xml	2008-08-11 20:01:37 UTC (rev 7546)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/config/autofs.xml	2008-08-11 20:01:52 UTC (rev 7547)
@@ -65,9 +65,13 @@
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Additional Downloads</bridgehead>
 
-    <para>Recommended Patches: There are frequent patches issued
-    for <application>Autofs</application>.  To get the current patches,
-    start in the same directory as the main tar file and run:</para>
+    <para>Recommended Patches: There are frequent patches issued for
+    <application>Autofs</application>. One method you can use to get the
+    current patches requires first installing the <xref linkend="wget"/>
+    package. After ensuring the <command>wget</command> command is installed
+    in a directory identified in the <envar>PATH</envar> variable, start in
+    the same directory as the main tar file and issue the following
+    commands:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>wget &autofs-patch-dir;/patch_order-&autofs-version; &&
 sed 's;autofs;&autofs-patch-dir;/autofs;' \
@@ -132,7 +136,7 @@
 
     <para><command>for f in `cat ../patch_order-&autofs-version;`; do
     patch -Np1 -i ../$f;  done</command>: This command applies all the
-    patches fetched earlier in the correct order.</para>
+    patches downloaded earlier in the correct order.</para>
 
     <para><command>ln -sf  ../init.d/autofs
     /etc/rc.d/rcsysinit.d/S52autofs</command>: This command sets the




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