r4108 - branches/testing/BOOK/chapter06

gerard at linuxfromscratch.org gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Sep 1 17:34:21 PDT 2004

Author: gerard
Date: 2004-09-01 18:34:20 -0600 (Wed, 01 Sep 2004)
New Revision: 4108

Reword the need for the Bash patch to make it more clear

Modified: branches/testing/BOOK/chapter06/bash.xml
--- branches/testing/BOOK/chapter06/bash.xml	2004-09-01 23:44:53 UTC (rev 4107)
+++ branches/testing/BOOK/chapter06/bash.xml	2004-09-02 00:34:20 UTC (rev 4108)
@@ -28,11 +28,12 @@
 <sect2 role="installation">
 <title>Installation of Bash</title>
-<para>The following patch fixes a problem where Bash sometimes will
-only show 33 characters on a line and then wraps to the next
-line. This patch modifies Bash's internal readline library. This patch
-is therefore only needed if the Readline package was not installed
-earlier in this chapter.</para>
+<para>The following patch is only necessary if Readline was not
+installed as suggested.  This patch fixes a problem where Bash
+sometimes limits 33 characters to a line before wrapping to the next
+line. If Readline has been installed per the instructions, this patch
+is not necessary because the patch applied to the Readine package
+already resolves this issue.</para>
 <screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../bash-&bash-version;-display_wrap-1.patch</userinput></screen>

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