Possible error in chapter 6 bzip2 instructions

Tush tush at yahoo.com
Wed Mar 6 08:34:20 PST 2002

wsheldahl at qx.net wrote:

>Now the details that might make the problem unique to me. I'm using 
>book version 3.2rc1 because that was the current version when I 
>started. I checked 3.2rc2 and the cvs book last night, and they both had 
>the same instruction in place. I'm also using the "keep chapters 5 and 6 
>separate" hint and installing stuff in the order it suggests, instead of the 
>book's order. Finally, any time there's a long set of instructions like this, I 
>usually put them in a file called "script" with the line "#!/bin/bash" at the 
>top, and run it by typing `bash script` at the command prompt. When I 
>got it to run successfully, I did so by just commenting out the offending 
>line. Saves lots of typing.
The problem will occur for anyone using the keep ch5 and ch6 seperate. 
If someone follows the book the instructions are correct.


BTW, if you execute the script as bash script you don't need #! or 
execute permission for the script.

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