Reorganizing the book

Tushar Teredesai tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Mar 20 16:35:32 PST 2004


Bruce Dubbs wrote:

> Tushar Teredesai wrote:
>
>> The lfs-bootscripts package will require some changes in the book. 
>> Thought would also take the opportunity to suggest a few more 
>> changes. Would appreciate comments.
>>
>>    * Remove all init.d scripts from the book and replace them by make
>>      install-<init-script>.
>>    
>
>
> I haven't followed this, but all init.d scripts are not created 
> equal.  For instance, the script for setting up netfilter with 
> iptables is quite a bit different from other init scripts.  Some 
> daemons use a -HUP signal, others don't.
> I can't comment on whether this is a good idea or not until I know 
> what this install script does.
>
Instead of cat > /etc/rc.d/init.d/<init-script> << "EOF"
...
EOF

the book would be replacing it by make install-<init-script>.

There is no change to the scripts except to make them compliant with the 
latest release of lfs-bootscripts.

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