cvs commit: hints ipx.txt

timothy at linuxfromscratch.org timothy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Jul 27 14:26:54 PDT 2003


timothy     03/07/27 15:26:54

  Modified:    .        ipx.txt
  Log:
  New patch for kernel 2.4.18 headers.
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.3       +18 -9     hints/ipx.txt
  
  Index: ipx.txt
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/hints/ipx.txt,v
  retrieving revision 1.2
  retrieving revision 1.3
  diff -u -r1.2 -r1.3
  --- ipx.txt	3 Jun 2003 17:37:50 -0000	1.2
  +++ ipx.txt	27 Jul 2003 21:26:54 -0000	1.3
  @@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
   TITLE:		Using the IPX protocol on an LFS system
  -LFS VERSION:	any (done with 3.1)
  +LFS VERSION:	any (tested with 3.1 and 4.0)
   AUTHOR:		Leslie Polzer <leslie.polzer at gmx.net>
   
   SYNOPSIS:
  @@ -10,9 +10,10 @@
   Contents
   --------
   1 Overview
  -	1.1 What is IPX?
  -	1.2 Why IPX?
  -	1.3 Notes
  +	1.1 ChangeLog
  +	1.2 What is IPX?
  +	1.3 Why IPX?
  +	1.4 Notes
   
   2 Kernel matters
   	2.1 Configuration
  @@ -32,18 +33,24 @@
   1 Overview
   ==========
   
  -1.1 What is IPX?
  +1.1 ChangeLog
  +-------------
  +	* 2003-07-24: New patch for kernel 2.4.18 headers by
  +		Izzy Blacklock <izzyb at ecn.ab.ca>
  +
  +
  +1.2 What is IPX?
   ----------------
   IPX is a networking protocol, much like TCP/IP, introduced by Novell and used
   in their Netware products.
   
   
  -1.2 Why IPX?
  +1.3 Why IPX?
   ------------
   IPX is still very common with games - and, of course, Netware boxes.
   
   
  -1.3 Notes
  +1.4 Notes
   ---------
   I make the following assumptions:
   
  @@ -86,9 +93,11 @@
   3.1 Fixing ipx.h
   ----------------
   We must fix the header file ipx.h.
  -I made a patch which you can download at:
  +There are two patches for it, an old one and a new one. For LFS 4.0 and up
  +use the new one.
   
  -	http://linuxfromscratch.org/~timothy/misc/linux_ipx_h.patch
  +	Old Patch: http://linuxfromscratch.org/~timothy/misc/linux_ipx_h_old.patch
  +	New Patch: http://linuxfromscratch.org/~timothy/misc/linux_ipx_h_new.patch
   
   Apply it with (I assume the patch file is also in /usr/include/linux):
   
  
  
  
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