cvs commit: LFS/BOOK/chapter02 askforhelp.xml

markh at linuxfromscratch.org markh at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Mar 26 16:37:41 PST 2002


markh       02/03/26 16:37:41

  Modified:    BOOK/chapter01 changelog.xml
               BOOK/chapter02 askforhelp.xml
  Log:
  [Bug 319]: Added reference to ESR's smart-questions document.
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.249     +3 -0      LFS/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
  
  Index: changelog.xml
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  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/LFS/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.248
  retrieving revision 1.249
  diff -u -r1.248 -r1.249
  --- changelog.xml	25 Mar 2002 15:12:10 -0000	1.248
  +++ changelog.xml	27 Mar 2002 00:37:40 -0000	1.249
  @@ -33,6 +33,9 @@
   
   </para></listitem>
   
  +<listitem><para>March 26th, 2002 [markh]: Chapter 02 - Asking for help:
  +Added reference to ESR's smart-questions document.</para></listitem>
  +
   <listitem><para>March 25th, 2002 [markh]: Binutils - Added libopcodes
   library description.</para></listitem>
   
  
  
  
  1.8       +7 -0      LFS/BOOK/chapter02/askforhelp.xml
  
  Index: askforhelp.xml
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  RCS file: /home/cvsroot/LFS/BOOK/chapter02/askforhelp.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.7
  retrieving revision 1.8
  diff -u -r1.7 -r1.8
  --- askforhelp.xml	24 Oct 2001 10:20:53 -0000	1.7
  +++ askforhelp.xml	27 Mar 2002 00:37:40 -0000	1.8
  @@ -75,6 +75,13 @@
   includes the command that was executed and the command's error
   message(s).</para>
   
  +<para>An excellent article on asking for help on the Internet in general
  +has been written by Eric S. Raymond.  It is available online at <ulink
  +url="http://www.tuxedo.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html">http://www.tuxedo.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html</ulink>.
  +Read and follow the hints in this document and you are much more likely
  +to get a response to start with and also to get the help you actually
  +need.</para>
  +
   </sect2>
   
   </sect1>
  
  
  
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