r8777 - in trunk/BOOK: . basicnet/netprogs introduction/welcome

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jan 4 17:09:26 PST 2011


Author: randy
Date: 2011-01-04 18:09:22 -0700 (Tue, 04 Jan 2011)
New Revision: 8777

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netprogs/inetutils.xml
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Updated to Inetutils-1.8

Modified: trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netprogs/inetutils.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netprogs/inetutils.xml	2011-01-04 20:58:57 UTC (rev 8776)
+++ trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netprogs/inetutils.xml	2011-01-05 01:09:22 UTC (rev 8777)
@@ -6,10 +6,10 @@
 
   <!ENTITY inetutils-download-http "http://gd.tuwien.ac.at/gnu/gnusrc/inetutils/inetutils-&inetutils-version;.tar.gz">
   <!ENTITY inetutils-download-ftp  "ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/inetutils/inetutils-&inetutils-version;.tar.gz">
-  <!ENTITY inetutils-md5sum        "23cc24bc77751bf77d50a07a7395f9b3">
-  <!ENTITY inetutils-size          "1.6 MB">
-  <!ENTITY inetutils-buildsize     "17 MB">
-  <!ENTITY inetutils-time          "0.4 SBU">
+  <!ENTITY inetutils-md5sum        "ad8fdcdf1797b9ca258264a6b04e48fd">
+  <!ENTITY inetutils-size          "1.8 MB">
+  <!ENTITY inetutils-buildsize     "20 MB">
+  <!ENTITY inetutils-time          "0.5 SBU">
 ]>
 
 <sect1 id="inetutils" xreflabel="Inetutils-&inetutils-version;">
@@ -30,9 +30,13 @@
    <title>Introduction to Inetutils</title>
 
     <para>The <application>Inetutils</application> package contains network
-    clients and servers.</para>
+    clients and servers. If you are building on an LFS platform, this package
+    was installed during LFS and only the clients (telnet, ftp, etc.) were
+    installed. These instructions allow you to install the server programs.
+    Note that most of the <application>Inetutils</application> servers are
+    insecure and should only be used on trusted networks.</para>
 
-    &lfs65_checked;
+    <para>&lfssvn_checked;20101029&lfssvn_checked2;</para>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
     <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
@@ -93,15 +97,19 @@
     <para>Install <application>Inetutils</application> by running the following
     commands:</para>
 
-<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr \
+<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr          \
             --libexecdir=/usr/sbin \
-            --sysconfdir=/etc \
-            --localstatedir=/var \
-            --disable-logger \
-            --disable-syslogd &&
+            --sysconfdir=/etc      \
+            --localstatedir=/var   \
+            --disable-logger       \
+            --disable-syslogd      \
+            --disable-whois        \
+            --disable-ifconfig     \
+            --disable-hostname     \
+            --disable-clients      &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
-    <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
+    <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.</para>
 
     <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
@@ -121,18 +129,18 @@
     <application>Inetutils</application> installing a system log daemon, which is
     installed in the LFS book.</para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-whois</option>: This switch will prevent
+    <para><option>--disable-whois</option>: This switch prevents
     <application>Inetutils</application> installing an outdated
     <command>whois</command> client. Add this option if you plan on installing
     <xref linkend="whois"/>.</para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-ifconfig</option>: This switch will prevent
+    <para><option>--disable-ifconfig</option>: This switch prevents
     <application>Inetutils</application> installing an
     <command>ifconfig</command> command. Use this parameter if you have
     <application>Net-Tools</application> installed and wish to keep its version
     of <command>ifconfig</command>.</para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-hostname</option>: This switch will prevent
+    <para><option>--disable-hostname</option>: This switch prevents
     <application>Inetutils</application> installing a
     <command>hostname</command> command. Use this parameter if you have
     the original version supplied in LFS during the
@@ -141,6 +149,11 @@
     to keep these versions of <command>ifconfig</command>, use this
     parameter.</para>
 
+    <para><parameter>--disable-clients</parameter>: This switch prevents
+    <application>Inetutils</application> installing any of the client programs
+    (most of which were build during LFS) and only installs the server
+    programs.</para>
+
     <para><option>--with-wrap</option>: This switch makes
     <application>Inetutils</application> compile against
     <application>tcp-wrappers</application>. Add this option if you want to

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2011-01-04 20:58:57 UTC (rev 8776)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2011-01-05 01:09:22 UTC (rev 8777)
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
 $Date$
 -->
 
-<!ENTITY day          "04">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
+<!ENTITY day          "05">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY month        "01">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY year         "2011">
 <!ENTITY copyrightdate "2001-&year;">
@@ -414,7 +414,7 @@
 
 <!-- Chapter 18 -->
 <!ENTITY cvs-version                  "1.11.23">
-<!ENTITY inetutils-version            "1.6">
+<!ENTITY inetutils-version            "1.8">
 <!ENTITY ncftp-version                "3.2.3">
 <!ENTITY net-tools-version            "1.60">
 <!ENTITY wireless-tools-version       "28">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2011-01-04 20:58:57 UTC (rev 8776)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2011-01-05 01:09:22 UTC (rev 8777)
@@ -42,6 +42,15 @@
 -->
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>January 5th, 2011</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Updated to Inetutils-1.8.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>January 4th, 2011</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>




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