r7678 - in trunk/BOOK: . general/sysutils introduction/welcome

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sat Dec 27 18:18:35 PST 2008


Randy McMurchy wrote:
> bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org wrote these words on 12/27/08 18:11 CST:
> 
>> -<!ENTITY day          "27">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
>> +<!ENTITY day          "28">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
>>  <!ENTITY month        "12">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
>>  <!ENTITY year         "2008">
>>  <!ENTITY copyrightdate "2001-&year;">
>>
>> Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
>> ===================================================================
>> --- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2008-12-27 22:05:53 UTC (rev 7677)
>> +++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2008-12-28 00:11:12 UTC (rev 7678)
>> @@ -44,6 +44,9 @@
>>        <para>December 27th, 2008</para>
>>        <itemizedlist>
>>          <listitem>
>> +          <para>[bdubbs] - Changed PCI Utils to use uncompressed pci.ids file.</para>
>> +        </listitem>
> 
> It's always been confusing to me when the date of the book doesn't
> match an entry in the ChangeLog. And for a commit, the ChangeLog
> should reflect the actual date of the book. No big deal, but like
> I say, it has always been confusing when they don't match.
> 
> I realize a simple typo that is fixed and the date updated without
> a changelog brings on that same confusion, but if we can avoid
> (as in this case) doing it, we should.

Randy,
   It wasn't a typo.  The date of the render will be approximately 0230 on the 
28th.  The changes were added on the 27th.  I can change my algorithm to set the 
book's date to the date of the last change log entry if you really want.

   -- Bruce




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