[blfs-book] r9302 - trunk/BOOK/networking/netutils

ken at linuxfromscratch.org ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Feb 7 11:26:07 PST 2012


Author: ken
Date: 2012-02-07 12:26:03 -0700 (Tue, 07 Feb 2012)
New Revision: 9302

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/networking/netutils/networkmanager.xml
Log:
A section I forgot to add in previous commit.

Modified: trunk/BOOK/networking/netutils/networkmanager.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/networking/netutils/networkmanager.xml	2012-02-07 19:06:16 UTC (rev 9301)
+++ trunk/BOOK/networking/netutils/networkmanager.xml	2012-02-07 19:26:03 UTC (rev 9302)
@@ -81,6 +81,14 @@
     <xref linkend="iptables"/>, and
     <xref linkend="wireless_tools"/></para>
 
+    <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
+    <para role="optional"><xref linkend="dhcpcd"/>
+    or <xref linkend="dhcp-client"/> are needed at runtime if you intend to use
+    this package to control your network connection :
+    <application>NetworkManager</application> will be invoked automatically by a
+    <application>GNOME</application> desktop, but can be treated as just a build
+    requirement if you only have a wired connection.</para>
+
     <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
     <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/NetworkManager"/></para>
 




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