[blfs-book] r11834 - trunk/BOOK/server/databases

ken at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org ken at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Sep 13 07:20:28 PDT 2013

Author: ken
Date: Fri Sep 13 07:20:27 2013
New Revision: 11834

postgres - tweak the wording to distinguish between server and client machines.


Modified: trunk/BOOK/server/databases/postgresql.xml
--- trunk/BOOK/server/databases/postgresql.xml	Fri Sep 13 01:25:14 2013	(r11833)
+++ trunk/BOOK/server/databases/postgresql.xml	Fri Sep 13 07:20:27 2013	(r11834)
@@ -105,8 +105,9 @@
     <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.</para>
     <para>There are a number of programs in the
-    <filename class="directory">contrib/</filename> directory.  If you wish to
-    build some of them, enter <command>make -C contrib</command> or
+    <filename class="directory">contrib/</filename> directory. If you are going
+    to run this installation as a server and wish to build some of them, enter
+    <command>make -C contrib</command> or
     <command>make -C contrib/<SUBDIR-NAME></command> for each subdirectory.
@@ -120,6 +121,10 @@
 <screen role="nodump/"><userinput>make -C contrib/<SUBDIR-NAME> install</userinput></screen>
+    <para><emphasis>If you only intend to use <application>PostgreSQL</application>
+    as a client to connect to a server on another machine, your installation is
+    complete and you should not run the remaining commands.</emphasis></para>
     <!-- 'Upgrading' seems to only ever exist in the docs for *previous* version -->
       <para>If you are upgrading an existing system and are going to install

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