6.1 release branch

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Apr 3 00:24:39 PST 2005

Greg Schafer wrote:

 > Last time it was a question of attribution. LFS has a
 > poor record of crediting contributions.

Well, FWIW I always try and note the bug reporter and fix-provider in 
the ChangeLog, and will here as well, of course.  If I've previously 
missed anything then I apologise and request that anyone feeling 
agrieved by such an omission contact the list so as due credit can be given.

> Just look at the list of past
> editors who were removed from the Acknowledgments section of recent LFS
> releases.

Yes, and who removed them and why?  What Gerard did was done during the 
time the book was going to the publishers, who were obviously concerned 
with page counts.

> Yes, kudos to Gerard for trying to rectify the problem.

Right, we all make mistakes, and we all try to fix them when they're 
pointed out to us.  Nothing new here.



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