r1990 - / trunk/BOOK/boot/common

jim at linuxfromscratch.org jim at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jul 13 04:47:44 PDT 2006


Author: jim
Date: 2006-07-13 05:47:44 -0600 (Thu, 13 Jul 2006)
New Revision: 1990

Modified:
   /
   trunk/BOOK/boot/common/pwdgroup.xml
Log:
 r4555 at server (orig r2100):  chris at beaker67.com | 2006-07-13 03:40:23 -0700
 Some text cleanups to user/group descriptions



Property changes on: 
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Name: svk:merge
   - b6734a72-470d-0410-b049-f317dca95413:/:2096
   + b6734a72-470d-0410-b049-f317dca95413:/:2100

Modified: trunk/BOOK/boot/common/pwdgroup.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/boot/common/pwdgroup.xml	2006-07-13 07:47:42 UTC (rev 1989)
+++ trunk/BOOK/boot/common/pwdgroup.xml	2006-07-13 11:47:44 UTC (rev 1990)
@@ -57,14 +57,14 @@
     <varlistentry>
       <term><literal>bin:x:1:1:bin:/bin:/bin/false</literal></term>
       <listitem>
-        <para>Was recommended for compatibility with legacy applications.</para>
+        <para>Can be useful for compatibility with legacy applications.</para>
       </listitem>
     </varlistentry>
     <varlistentry>
       <term><literal>daemon:x:2:6:daemon:/sbin:/bin/false</literal></term>
       <listitem>
-        <para>Was recommended as an unprivileged User ID/Group ID for daemons
-	 to execute under in order to limit their access to the system.</para>
+        <para>It is often recommended to use an unprivileged User ID/Group ID
+        for daemons to run as, in order to limit their access to the system.</para>
       </listitem>
     </varlistentry>
     <varlistentry>
@@ -94,7 +94,7 @@
     <varlistentry>
       <term><literal>uucp:x:32:32:uucp:/var/spool/uucp:/bin/false</literal></term>
       <listitem>
-        <para>Often used for Unix-to-Unix Copy of files from one server to the next/</para>
+        <para>Often used for Unix-to-Unix Copy of files from one server to the next</para>
       </listitem>
     </varlistentry>
     <varlistentry>
@@ -106,13 +106,13 @@
     <varlistentry>
       <term><literal>postmaster:x:51:30:postmaster:/var/spool/mail:/bin/false</literal></term>
       <listitem>
-        <para>Is the account that receives all the information of troubles with the mail server</para>
+        <para>Generally used as an account that receives all the information of troubles with the mail server</para>
       </listitem>
     </varlistentry>
     <varlistentry>
       <term><literal>nobody:x:65534:65534:nobody:/:/bin/false</literal></term>
       <listitem>
-        <para>This account is used by NFS.</para>
+        <para>Used by NFS</para>
       </listitem>
     </varlistentry>
   </variablelist>
@@ -176,7 +176,7 @@
     <varlistentry>
       <term><literal>uucp:x:32:uucp</literal></term>
       <listitem>
-        <para>Used by the Unix-to-Unix copy users.</para>
+        <para>Used by the Unix-to-Unix copy users</para>
       </listitem>
     </varlistentry>
     <varlistentry>
@@ -195,7 +195,7 @@
     <varlistentry>
       <term><literal>nobody:x:65534:</literal></term>
       <listitem>
-        <para>This is used by NFS.</para>
+        <para>This is used by NFS</para>
       </listitem>
     </varlistentry>
   </variablelist>




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