[blfs-dev] Git server instructions

Armin K. krejzi at email.com
Wed Mar 5 07:21:15 PST 2014

On 03/05/2014 03:53 PM, akhiezer wrote:
>> Date: Wed, 05 Mar 2014 14:15:07 +0000
>> From: lfs65 at cruziero.com (akhiezer)
>> To: BLFS Development List <blfs-dev at linuxfromscratch.org>
>> Subject: Re: [blfs-dev] Git server instructions

> Link to bootscripts at foot of page ('in the blfs-bootscripts-20140301
> package') links to:
> On that page, the link 'Refer to
> ../../../../lfs/view/development/chapter07/bootscripts.html for more
> seems to go to old _lfS_ bootscripts page:
>   "7.6. LFS-Bootscripts-20130821"
> Maybe the relative path would be ok if/when the relevant xml files are
> slotted into main blfs tree; but as-is, it seems to give the above old

I don't think this is relevant at the moment. It's a temporary location
after all. I didn't even manage to write the script yet since I have no
means of testing it.

> Typos:
> s/controling/controlling/
> s/incomming/incoming/


> Small-ish point:
> (Consistency?: for every command the preceding text finishes with a
':', execpt for the last:
>   " ... package.
>     make install-git-daemon  "
> Is that because there's the slightly-indirect step re bootscripts?
> )

It was rather based on svn server page, just s/svnserver/gitserver/ and
that part remained the same. I can change it if it matters.

> OK, I see you do that for the add user/repo, in referring to
> '/srv/git/gitolite/README.txt': is there a similar local doc for the third
> link ('http://gitolite.com/gitolite/g2/confother_.html') ?

Yes, everything is in that file, further down.

> Also: 'modify the gitolite.conf filename' : s/fielname/file/ ? (Or is it
> really literally the filename that's to be changed?)

Aw, snap. Yes, you're right.

Lesson learned: Don't write instructions at 4am.

And again, thanks for your input.

Note: My last name is not Krejzi.

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