[LFS Trac] #2778: Wget-list needs an explicit command to demonstrate usage

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Sun Oct 24 18:43:12 PDT 2010


#2778: Wget-list needs an explicit command to demonstrate usage
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 Reporter:  josephkern  |       Owner:  lfs-book@…                   
     Type:  task        |      Status:  new                          
 Priority:  normal      |   Milestone:  6.8                          
Component:  Book        |     Version:  SVN                          
 Severity:  normal      |    Keywords:  wget-list packages           
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 I was reading through chapter 3 and I saw the comment about using wget-
 list:

 "An easy way to download all of the packages and patches is by using wget-
 list as an input to wget."

 This confused me at first, until I clicked on wget-list. AH! It's a link!

 To avoid further confusion (and for those of us that skim to the
 commands), I have a patch that applies the specific command to execute for
 wget-list.

 `wget -i http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/view/6.7/wget-list -P
 $LFS/sources`

 I am not an expert in DOCBOOK ... but I think my patch works, of course if
 there is a variable for the book version, using that would be much
 preferable to my current fix.

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