[blfs-book] r10878 - in trunk/BOOK: . general/sysutils introduction/welcome

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Dec 9 12:23:43 PST 2012


Author: randy
Date: 2012-12-09 13:23:32 -0700 (Sun, 09 Dec 2012)
New Revision: 10878

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/general/sysutils/gpm.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Add a command to the GPM instructions to create the missing configure script

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/sysutils/gpm.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/sysutils/gpm.xml	2012-12-05 20:43:24 UTC (rev 10877)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/sysutils/gpm.xml	2012-12-09 20:23:32 UTC (rev 10878)
@@ -85,25 +85,26 @@
     <para>Install <application>GPM</application> by running
     the following commands:</para>
 
-<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc &&
+<screen><userinput>./autogen.sh                                &&
+./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
 
     <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
-<screen role="root"><userinput>make install                                             &&
+<screen role="root"><userinput>make install                                          &&
 
-install-info --dir-file=/usr/share/info/dir \
-             /usr/share/info/gpm.info                    &&
+install-info --dir-file=/usr/share/info/dir           \
+             /usr/share/info/gpm.info                 &&
 
-ln -v -sfn libgpm.so.2.1.0 /usr/lib/libgpm.so            &&
-install -v -m644 conf/gpm-root.conf /etc                 &&
+ln -v -sfn libgpm.so.2.1.0 /usr/lib/libgpm.so         &&
+install -v -m644 conf/gpm-root.conf /etc              &&
 
-install -v -m755 -d /usr/share/doc/gpm-&gpm-version;            &&
-chmod   -v   755    doc/support                          &&
-chmod   -v   644    doc/{support/*,FAQ,HACK_GPM,README*} &&
-cp      -v -R       doc/{FAQ,HACK_GPM,README*,support} \
+install -v -m755 -d /usr/share/doc/gpm-&gpm-version;/support &&
+install -v -m644    doc/support/*                     \
+                    /usr/share/doc/gpm-&gpm-version;/support &&
+install -v -m644    doc/{FAQ,HACK_GPM,README*}        \
                     /usr/share/doc/gpm-&gpm-version;</userinput></screen>
 
   </sect2>
@@ -111,6 +112,9 @@
   <sect2 role="commands">
     <title>Command Explanations</title>
 
+    <para><command>./autogen.sh</command>: This command creates the missing
+    <command>configure</command> script.</para>
+
     <para><command>install-info ...</command>: This package installs an
     <filename class="extension">.info</filename> file, but does not update the
     system <filename>dir</filename> file. This command makes the update.</para>
@@ -146,7 +150,7 @@
       <command>gpm-root</command> configuration files.</para>
 
       <para><filename>/etc/sysconfig/mouse</filename>:
-      This file contains the name of your mouse device and the protocol which
+      This file contains the name of your mouse device and the protocol
       it uses.  To create this file, run the following as the
       <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2012-12-05 20:43:24 UTC (rev 10877)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2012-12-09 20:23:32 UTC (rev 10878)
@@ -3,14 +3,13 @@
 $Date$
 -->
 
-<!ENTITY day          "05">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
+<!ENTITY day          "09">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY month        "12">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY year         "2012">
 <!ENTITY copyrightdate "2001-&year;">
 <!ENTITY copyholder   "The BLFS Development Team">
 <!ENTITY version      "&year;-&month;-&day;">
-<!ENTITY releasedate  "December 5th, &year;">
-<!-- <!ENTITY releasedate  "November &day;st, &year;"> -->
+<!ENTITY releasedate  "December 9th, &year;">
 <!ENTITY pubdate      "&year;-&month;-&day;"> <!-- metadata req. by TLDP -->
 <!ENTITY blfs-version "svn">                  <!-- svn|[release #] -->
 <!ENTITY lfs-version  "development">          <!-- version|testing|unstable|development] -->

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2012-12-05 20:43:24 UTC (rev 10877)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2012-12-09 20:23:32 UTC (rev 10878)
@@ -18,10 +18,10 @@
 
   <title>Change Log</title>
 
-  <para>Please note that the Change Log only lists which editor was
+  <!-- <para>Please note that the Change Log only lists which editor was
   responsible for putting the changes into SVN; please read the
   <xref linkend="credits"/> page in Chapter 1 for details on
-  who wrote what.</para>
+  who wrote what.</para> -->
 
   <para>Current release: &version; – &releasedate;</para>
 
@@ -44,6 +44,17 @@
 
 -->
     <listitem>
+      <para>December 9th, 2012</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Add a command to the GPM instructions to create the
+          missing configure script. Fixes
+          <ulink url="&blfs-ticket-root;3681">#3681</ulink>.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>December 5th, 2012</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>




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