r6669 - in trunk/BOOK: chapter01 chapter06

matthew at linuxfromscratch.org matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Aug 12 13:03:51 PDT 2005


Author: matthew
Date: 2005-08-12 14:03:48 -0600 (Fri, 12 Aug 2005)
New Revision: 6669

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter06/findutils.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter06/vim.xml
Log:
Change findutils' and vim's configure option explanations conform to the convention used elsewhere in the book (fixes bug 1613)

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2005-08-12 19:49:47 UTC (rev 6668)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2005-08-12 20:03:48 UTC (rev 6669)
@@ -112,6 +112,10 @@
 </itemizedlist>
 </listitem>
 
+<listitem><para>August 12th, 2005 [matt]: Change findutils and vim's configure
+switch explanations to the convention used in the rest of the book (Bug
+1613).</para></listitem>
+
 <listitem><para>August 12th, 2005 [matt]: Expand explanation of device node
 creation at the start of chapter 6.</para></listitem>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/findutils.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter06/findutils.xml	2005-08-12 19:49:47 UTC (rev 6668)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter06/findutils.xml	2005-08-12 20:03:48 UTC (rev 6669)
@@ -38,10 +38,17 @@
 <screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --libexecdir=/usr/lib/locate \
     --localstatedir=/var/lib/locate</userinput></screen>
 
-<para>The <parameter>localstatedir</parameter> option above changes the
-location of the <command>locate</command> database to be in <filename
-class="directory">/var/lib/locate</filename>, which is FHS-compliant.</para>
+<para>The meaning of the configure options:</para>
 
+<variablelist>
+<varlistentry>
+<term><parameter>--localstatedir</parameter></term>
+<listitem><para>This option changes the location of the <command>locate</command>
+database to be in <filename class="directory">/var/lib/locate</filename>, which
+is FHS-compliant.</para></listitem>
+</varlistentry>
+</variablelist>
+
 <para>Compile the package:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>make</userinput></screen>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/vim.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter06/vim.xml	2005-08-12 19:49:47 UTC (rev 6668)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter06/vim.xml	2005-08-12 20:03:48 UTC (rev 6669)
@@ -55,14 +55,20 @@
 
 <screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --enable-multibyte</userinput></screen>
 
-<para>The optional but highly recommended
-<parameter>--enable-multibyte</parameter> switch includes support for
-editing files in multibyte character encodings into
-<command>vim</command>.  This is needed if using a locale with
-a multibyte character set. This switch is also helpful to be able to
-edit text files initially created in Linux distributions like Fedora
-Core that use UTF-8 as a default character set.</para>
+<para>The meaning of the configure options:</para>
 
+<variablelist>
+<varlistentry>
+<term><parameter>--enable-multibyte</parameter></term>
+<listitem><para>This optional but highly recommended switch enables support for
+editing files in multibyte character encodings.  This is needed if using a
+locale with a multibyte character set. This switch is also helpful to be able to
+edit text files initially created in Linux distributions like Fedora Core that
+use UTF-8 as a default character set.</para>
+</listitem>
+</varlistentry>
+</variablelist>
+
 <para>Compile the package:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>make</userinput></screen>




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