Reorganizing the book
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
> 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"
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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