Book 4 e2fsprogs install instructions

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Wed Oct 30 09:29:59 PST 2002

On October 25, 2002 11:50 pm, drharlan at wrote:
> After following the book up through chapter 6, I finished the install
> of e2fsprogs with the last listed script:
> install-info /usr/share/info/ /usr/share/info/dir".
> I got an error that indicated there is no usr/share/info.  Well, from my
> parent system that is what I would expect, since there, the infos are
> under usr, usr/local and usr/X11R6.  So I changed the instruction
> replacing /usr/share with /usr and it ran without error.
> Is this a typo, or did I miss something earlier ?

The /usr/share/info directory should exist. If not you must've missed a line 
in the "creating directories" page in chapter 6.

Gerard Beekmans

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