r8584 - in trunk/BOOK: chapter05 chapter06

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Oct 5 17:44:26 PDT 2008


Author: randy
Date: 2008-10-05 18:44:26 -0600 (Sun, 05 Oct 2008)
New Revision: 8584

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter05/coreutils.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter06/coreutils.xml
Log:
Corrected some erroneous text in the Coreutils instructions, thanks to Greg Shafer for pointing it out

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter05/coreutils.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter05/coreutils.xml	2008-10-05 23:13:55 UTC (rev 8583)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter05/coreutils.xml	2008-10-06 00:44:26 UTC (rev 8584)
@@ -43,8 +43,9 @@
   <sect2 role="installation">
     <title>Installation of Coreutils</title>
 
-    <para>Coreutils sometimes fails to buld when using an old kernel so apply
-    a patch:</para>
+    <para>There's an internal issue with Coreutils which makes some of the
+    programs behave abnormally if you build using an older kernel. Apply a
+    patch to fix the issue:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput remap="pre">patch -Np1 -i ../&coreutils-old-kernel-patch;</userinput></screen>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/coreutils.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter06/coreutils.xml	2008-10-05 23:13:55 UTC (rev 8583)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter06/coreutils.xml	2008-10-06 00:44:26 UTC (rev 8584)
@@ -48,8 +48,9 @@
 
 <screen><userinput remap="pre">patch -Np1 -i ../&coreutils-uname-patch;</userinput></screen>
 
-    <para>Coreutils sometimes fails to buld when using an old kernel so apply
-    a patch:</para>
+    <para>There's an internal issue with Coreutils which makes some of the
+    programs behave abnormally if you build using an older kernel. Apply a
+    patch to fix the issue:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput remap="pre">patch -Np1 -i ../&coreutils-old-kernel-patch;</userinput></screen>
 




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