r8377 - in trunk/BOOK: general/genutils introduction/welcome

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Mar 30 15:12:00 PDT 2010


Author: randy
Date: 2010-03-30 16:12:00 -0600 (Tue, 30 Mar 2010)
New Revision: 8377

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/gperf.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Added commands and explanations to rebuild the /usr/share/info/dir file in the GPerf instructions

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/gperf.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/gperf.xml	2010-03-30 21:48:25 UTC (rev 8376)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/gperf.xml	2010-03-30 22:12:00 UTC (rev 8377)
@@ -81,8 +81,16 @@
     <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
 <screen role="root"><userinput>make install &&
-install -m644 -v doc/gperf.{dvi,ps,pdf,txt} /usr/share/doc/gperf-&gperf-version;</userinput></screen>
+install -m644 -v doc/gperf.{dvi,ps,pdf,txt} \
+                 /usr/share/doc/gperf-&gperf-version; &&
 
+pushd /usr/share/info &&
+rm -v dir &&
+for FILENAME in *; do
+    install-info $FILENAME dir 2>/dev/null
+done &&
+popd</userinput></screen>
+
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="commands">
@@ -92,6 +100,10 @@
     This command installs documentation. Modify the command (remove ',txt') if
     you did not build the text version.</para>
 
+    <para><command>pushd ... popd</command>: This set of commands rebuilds the
+    <filename>/usr/share/info/dir</filename> file as the installation failed
+    to do so.</para>
+
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="content">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2010-03-30 21:48:25 UTC (rev 8376)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2010-03-30 22:12:00 UTC (rev 8377)
@@ -45,6 +45,10 @@
       <para>March 30th, 2010</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Added commands and explanations to rebuild the
+          /usr/share/info/dir file in the GPerf instructions.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[randy] - Updated to Graphviz-2.26.3.</para>
         </listitem>
         <listitem>




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