r4227 - in trunk/BOOK: chapter01 chapter08

matthew at linuxfromscratch.org matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Sep 28 08:43:58 PDT 2004


Author: matthew
Date: 2004-09-28 09:43:56 -0600 (Tue, 28 Sep 2004)
New Revision: 4227

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter08/grub.xml
Log:
Made Grub's configuration location FHS compliant

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2004-09-28 15:07:07 UTC (rev 4226)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2004-09-28 15:43:56 UTC (rev 4227)
@@ -92,6 +92,9 @@
 </itemizedlist>
 </listitem>
 
+<listitem><para>September 28th, 2004 [matt]: Made Grub's configuration
+file location FHS compliant.</para></listitem>
+
 <listitem><para>September 28th, 2004 [matt]: Added a note regarding a known
 failure in the GRUB testsuite</para></listitem>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter08/grub.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter08/grub.xml	2004-09-28 15:07:07 UTC (rev 4226)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter08/grub.xml	2004-09-28 15:43:56 UTC (rev 4227)
@@ -120,4 +120,11 @@
 know, you can find more information regarding Grub on its website, located at:
 <ulink url="http://www.gnu.org/software/grub/"/>.</para>
 
+<para>The FHS stipulates that Grub's menu.lst file should be symlinked to
+/etc/grub/menu.lst.  To satisfy this requirement, issue the following
+command:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput>mkdir /etc/grub &&
+ln -s /boot/grub/menu.lst /etc/grub</userinput></screen>
+
 </sect1>




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