cvs commit: hints fcrond-hint.txt installwatch.txt linuxlogo.txt

timothy at linuxfromscratch.org timothy at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Dec 24 07:51:43 PST 2002


timothy     02/12/24 10:51:43

  Modified:    .        fcrond-hint.txt installwatch.txt linuxlogo.txt
  Log:
  Updates by author. Happy Christmas.
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.4       +12 -4     hints/fcrond-hint.txt
  
  Index: fcrond-hint.txt
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/hints/fcrond-hint.txt,v
  retrieving revision 1.3
  retrieving revision 1.4
  diff -u -r1.3 -r1.4
  --- fcrond-hint.txt	9 Jun 2002 13:56:37 -0000	1.3
  +++ fcrond-hint.txt	24 Dec 2002 15:51:43 -0000	1.4
  @@ -1,6 +1,7 @@
   TITLE:		Fcron Scheduling Daemon
   LFS VERSION:	3.3 (or older versions, with minor changes)
  -AUTHOR:		Robert Park <feztaa at shaw.ca> (originally by Lyle Vogtmann <vogtmann at pioneernet.net>)
  +AUTHOR:		Lyle Vogtmann <vogtmann at pioneernet.net>
  +MAINTAINER:		Robert Park <rbpark at ualberta.ca>
   
   SYNOPSIS:
   	How to set up the fcron scheduling daemon on an LFS system.
  @@ -10,6 +11,12 @@
   Changelog
   ---------
   
  +Revision 1.7  2002/12/24 08:30:05  feztaa
  +Updated to fcron 2.9.3.
  +
  +Revision 1.6  2002/09/15 05:38:52  feztaa
  +Changed email address, among other misc fixes.
  +
   Revision 1.5  2002/06/09 04:14:05  feztaa
   Added some notes, changed style of code blocks, and fixed a couple typos.
   
  @@ -29,7 +36,7 @@
   -----
   
   I wrote this to help others set up and use the Vixie Cron replacement known as
  -fcron.  Cron is a very useful and nearly ever-present system daemon on
  +fcron. Cron is a very useful and nearly ever-present system daemon on
   Unix-like systems.  It is started at boot time and runs in the background,
   starting sheduled tasks specified in a "crontab". There are several versions of
   cron available, each with it's own additions and features. Fcron has a mixture
  @@ -70,7 +77,7 @@
   ------------
   
   1. Get fcron sources from http://fcron.free.fr and unpack them. I use fcron
  -2.9.0, but this hint should work for other versions as well.
  +2.9.3, but this hint should work for other versions as well.
   
   2. Add the "fcron" user and group to your system:
   
  @@ -303,4 +310,5 @@
   automatically for you.
   
   If you have any questions, suggestions, or problems, PLEASE email me and I will
  -help you to the best of my ability.
  +help you to the best of my ability (note, don't email Lyle, he doesn't maintain
  +this anymore. Just email me, Rob).
  
  
  
  1.8       +4 -1      hints/installwatch.txt
  
  Index: installwatch.txt
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/hints/installwatch.txt,v
  retrieving revision 1.7
  retrieving revision 1.8
  diff -u -r1.7 -r1.8
  --- installwatch.txt	8 Aug 2002 13:02:27 -0000	1.7
  +++ installwatch.txt	24 Dec 2002 15:51:43 -0000	1.8
  @@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
   TITLE:		Using Installwatch as a Package Manager
   LFS VERSION:	Any
  -AUTHOR:		Robert Park <feztaa at shaw.ca>
  +AUTHOR:		Robert Park <rbpark at ualberta.ca>
   
   SYNOPSIS: 
   	Use installwatch to keep track of what files got installed when you compiled
  @@ -11,6 +11,9 @@
   
   Changelog
   ---------
  +
  +Revision 1.13  2002/09/15 05:39:34  feztaa
  +Changed email address, among other fixes.
   
   Revision 1.12  2002/08/08 02:23:05  feztaa
   Nuke script updated to version 1.13; major rewrite to enhance readability
  
  
  
  1.6       +16 -8     hints/linuxlogo.txt
  
  Index: linuxlogo.txt
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/hints/linuxlogo.txt,v
  retrieving revision 1.5
  retrieving revision 1.6
  diff -u -r1.5 -r1.6
  --- linuxlogo.txt	9 Jun 2002 13:56:37 -0000	1.5
  +++ linuxlogo.txt	24 Dec 2002 15:51:43 -0000	1.6
  @@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
   TITLE:		Using Linux Logo to Spruce Up Your Login Prompt
   LFS VERSION:	3.3 (should work with earlier versions without much hassle)
  -AUTHOR:		Robert Park <feztaa at shaw.ca>
  +AUTHOR:		Robert Park <rbpark at ualberta.ca>
   
   SYNOPSIS:
   	How to get an attractive login prompt using the Linux Logo utility.
  @@ -10,6 +10,12 @@
   Changelog
   ---------
   
  +Revision 1.7  2002/12/24 08:02:23  feztaa
  +Updated to version 4.06
  +
  +Revision 1.6  2002/09/15 05:40:33  feztaa
  +Changed email address, among other misc fixes.
  +
   Revision 1.5  2002/06/09 03:56:36  feztaa
   Added some initial notes, and changed the style of the code blocks so they'd
   (hopefully) be easier to read.
  @@ -45,7 +51,7 @@
   
   http://www.deater.net/weave/vmwprod/linux_logo
   
  -I used version 4.02 to write this hint, but other versions will work as well.
  +I used version 4.06 to write this hint, but other versions will work as well.
   
   This hint uses SysVInit bootscripts, though it's not hard at all to implement
   this with BSD-style bootscripts.
  @@ -64,14 +70,14 @@
   it to display the logo when you are logging in. I configured mine like this:
   
   ##--CODE--##
  -echo -n '-L 12 -F "\n\nFeztux GNU/#O #V on #H.\nCompiled #C.' > /etc/linux_logo.conf
  +echo -n '-L 13 -F "\n\nFeztux GNU/#O #V on #H.\nCompiled #C.' > /etc/linux_logo.conf
   echo '\n#N #M #X #T #P.\n#R RAM, #B Bogomips Total. \n#E"' >> /etc/linux_logo.conf
   ##--CODE--##
   
   Explanation: we are creating the config file for the program, which really is
   just a file that contains commandline options for it.
   
  -The -L option tells it to use the 12th logo, which is the one I happen to like
  +The -L option tells it to use the 13th logo, which is the one I happen to like
   the most, but keep in mind that you might be compiling with a different set of
   logos, so your numbers may vary. (try "linux_logo -L list" to see a list of
   available logos, and then pick the one you want).
  @@ -79,9 +85,11 @@
   The -F option configures how the system information is formatted (read the
   readme on how to set this option).
   
  -If you want to have linux clear the screen before printing the logo, and thus
  -hiding the output of your bootscripts after everything finishes loading, add
  -the -f option to this file. More details and options are in the readme.
  +If you want to have linux_logo clear the screen before printing the logo, and
  +thus hiding the output of your bootscripts after everything finishes loading,
  +add the -f option to this file. This also has the added benefit of clearing the
  +screen whenever you log out; so if other people use your computer, they won't
  +be able to see what you were doing before you logged out.
   
   3. Now we'll make the bootscript for it:
   
  @@ -101,7 +109,7 @@
   		;;
   
   	*)
  -		echo "Usage: $0 {start}"
  +		echo "Usage: $0 {start|stop}"
   		exit 1
   		;;
   esac
  
  
  
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