r7662 - in trunk/BOOK

Randy McMurchy randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Dec 25 06:33:53 PST 2008

Agathoklis D. Hatzimanikas wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 24, at 12:20 ken at linuxfromscratch.org wrote:
>> Author: ken
>> Date: 2008-12-24 12:20:07 -0700 (Wed, 24 Dec 2008)
>> New Revision: 7662
>> Added:
>>    trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/libtheora.xml
>> +    <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
>> +    <para role="optional"><xref linkend="pkgconfig"/>, and
> Ken, not that you've got it wrong, but we don't mention pkgconfig
> as dependency nowhere else in the BOOK, as we're assuming that is
> already installed.

This is not true. See the GLib-2 and Xorg Utils pages.

However looking at the text above, it appears there is a comma
separating the recommended dependencies, yet there are only two.
Point is the comma should be removed.

> Strange but from a quick look in the book, we don't explicitly say
> that pkgconfig must be installed, although we're mentioning
> PKG_CONFIG_PATH twice, once in introduction/beyond.html and in 
> the extrapaths.sh script into postlfs/profile.html page.
> Maybe I overlooked it.

You've overlooked something. :-)


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