r396 - in trunk/BOOK: chapter01 chapter06

robert at linuxfromscratch.org robert at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Mar 16 16:31:02 PST 2005


Author: robert
Date: 2005-03-16 17:31:01 -0700 (Wed, 16 Mar 2005)
New Revision: 396

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter06/pwdgroup.xml
Log:
Removed many unneeded groups.

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2005-03-17 00:04:20 UTC (rev 395)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2005-03-17 00:31:01 UTC (rev 396)
@@ -109,6 +109,9 @@
 </listitem>
 -->
 
+<listitem><para>March 16th, 2005 [Robert]: Removed many unneeded
+groups.</para></listitem>
+
 <listitem><para>March 16th, 2005 [manuel]: Added OpenNTPD.</para></listitem>
 
 <listitem><para>March 16th, 2005 [Robert]: Added tidbit to grep's

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/pwdgroup.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter06/pwdgroup.xml	2005-03-17 00:04:20 UTC (rev 395)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter06/pwdgroup.xml	2005-03-17 00:31:01 UTC (rev 396)
@@ -34,31 +34,17 @@
 
 <screen><userinput>cat > /etc/group << "EOF"
 <literal>root:x:0:
-bin:x:1:
-sys:x:2:
+console:x:1:
+tty:x:2:
 kmem:x:3:
-tty:x:4:
-tape:x:5:
-daemon:x:6:
-floppy:x:7:
-disk:x:8:
-lp:x:9:
-dialout:x:10:
-audio:x:11:
-video:x:12:
-utmp:x:13:
-usb:x:14:</literal>
+utmp:x:4:</literal>
 EOF</userinput></screen>
 
 <para>The created groups are not part of any standard—they are some
 of the groups that the Udev configuration will be using in the next
-section. The Linux Standard Base (LSB, available at <ulink
-url="http://www.linuxbase.org"/>) recommends only that, besides the
-group <quote>root</quote> with a Group ID (GID) of 0, a group
-<quote>bin</quote> with a GID of 1 be present. All other group names
-and GIDs can be chosen freely by the system administrator since
-well-written packages do not depend on GID numbers, but rather use the
-group's name.</para>
+section. For information about adding more groups reffer to The Linux
+Standard Base (LSB, available at <ulink
+url="http://www.linuxbase.org"/>)</para>
 
 <para>To remove the <quote>I have no name!</quote> prompt, start a new
 shell. Since a full Glibc was installed in <xref




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