r3845 - in trunk/BOOK: chapter01 chapter08

matthew at linuxfromscratch.org matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Jun 23 12:50:29 PDT 2004


Author: matthew
Date: 2004-06-23 13:50:25 -0600 (Wed, 23 Jun 2004)
New Revision: 3845

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter08/grub.xml
Log:
* Removed the note regarding the --no-mem-option which is no longer required
  (Matt Bartley)


Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2004-06-23 19:38:39 UTC (rev 3844)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2004-06-23 19:50:25 UTC (rev 3845)
@@ -78,6 +78,9 @@
 </itemizedlist>
 </listitem>
 
+<listitem><para>June 23, 2004 [matt]: Removed the note regarding the use of
+GRUB's --no-mem-option</para></listitem>
+
 <listitem><para>June 23, 2004 [matt]: Removed dpasswd from shadow's list of
 installed files.</para></listitem>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter08/grub.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter08/grub.xml	2004-06-23 19:38:39 UTC (rev 3844)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter08/grub.xml	2004-06-23 19:50:25 UTC (rev 3845)
@@ -97,13 +97,6 @@
 kernel /boot/lfskernel-&linux-version; root=/dev/hda4
 EOF</userinput></screen>
 
-<note><para>By default, Grub will automatically pass a <parameter>mem=xxx</parameter>
-command line argument to the kernel. However, Grub occasionally gets the amount
-of memory wrong which can lead to problems in some circumstances. It's best to
-disable this functionality and let the kernel determine the amount of memory
-itself, hence the use of the <parameter>--no-mem-option</parameter> above.</para>
-</note>
-
 <para>You may want to add an entry for your host distribution. It might look
 like this:</para>
 




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