r5475 - branches/cross-lfs/BOOK/final-system/common

manuel at linuxfromscratch.org manuel at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat May 28 02:24:30 PDT 2005


Author: manuel
Date: 2005-05-28 03:24:30 -0600 (Sat, 28 May 2005)
New Revision: 5475

Modified:
   branches/cross-lfs/BOOK/final-system/common/sysvinit.xml
Log:
Indented sysvinit.xml

Modified: branches/cross-lfs/BOOK/final-system/common/sysvinit.xml
===================================================================
--- branches/cross-lfs/BOOK/final-system/common/sysvinit.xml	2005-05-28 09:10:01 UTC (rev 5474)
+++ branches/cross-lfs/BOOK/final-system/common/sysvinit.xml	2005-05-28 09:24:30 UTC (rev 5475)
@@ -1,68 +1,86 @@
 <?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
-<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.4//EN" "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.4/docbookx.dtd" [
+<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.4//EN"
+  "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.4/docbookx.dtd" [
   <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
   %general-entities;
 ]>
 <sect1 id="ch-system-sysvinit" role="wrap">
-<title>Sysvinit-&sysvinit-version;</title>
-<?dbhtml filename="sysvinit.html"?>
+  <?dbhtml filename="sysvinit.html"?>
 
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit"><primary sortas="a-Sysvinit">Sysvinit</primary></indexterm>
+  <title>Sysvinit-&sysvinit-version;</title>
 
-<sect2 role="package"><title/>
-<para>The Sysvinit package contains programs for controlling the startup,
-running, and shutdown of the system.</para>
+  <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit">
+    <primary sortas="a-Sysvinit">Sysvinit</primary>
+  </indexterm>
 
-<segmentedlist>
-<segtitle>&buildtime;</segtitle>
-<segtitle>&diskspace;</segtitle>
-<seglistitem><seg>0.1 SBU</seg><seg> 0.9 MB</seg></seglistitem>
-</segmentedlist>
+  <sect2 role="package">
+    <title/>
 
-<segmentedlist>
-<segtitle>&dependencies;</segtitle>
-<seglistitem><seg>Binutils, Coreutils, GCC, Glibc, and Make</seg></seglistitem>
-</segmentedlist>
-</sect2>
+    <para>The Sysvinit package contains programs for controlling the startup,
+    running, and shutdown of the system.</para>
 
-<sect2 role="installation">
-<title>Installation of Sysvinit</title>
+    <segmentedlist>
+      <segtitle>&buildtime;</segtitle>
+      <segtitle>&diskspace;</segtitle>
 
-<para>When run-levels are changed (for example, when halting the
-system), <command>init</command> sends termination signals to those
-processes that <command>init</command> itself started and that should
-not be running in the new run-level.  While doing this,
-<command>init</command> outputs messages like <quote>Sending processes
-the TERM signal</quote> which seem to imply that it is sending these
-signals to all currently running processes. To avoid this
-misinterpretation, modify the source so that these messages read like
-<quote>Sending processes started by init the TERM signal</quote>
-instead:</para>
+      <seglistitem>
+        <seg>Not checked yet</seg>
+        <seg>Not checked yet</seg>
+      </seglistitem>
+    </segmentedlist>
 
+    <segmentedlist>
+      <segtitle>&dependencies;</segtitle>
+
+      <seglistitem>
+        <seg>Binutils, Coreutils, GCC, Glibc, and Make</seg>
+      </seglistitem>
+    </segmentedlist>
+
+  </sect2>
+
+  <sect2 role="installation">
+    <title>Installation of Sysvinit</title>
+
+    <para>When run-levels are changed (for example, when halting the
+    system), <command>init</command> sends termination signals to those
+    processes that <command>init</command> itself started and that should
+    not be running in the new run-level.  While doing this,
+    <command>init</command> outputs messages like <quote>Sending processes
+    the TERM signal</quote> which seem to imply that it is sending these
+    signals to all currently running processes. To avoid this
+    misinterpretation, modify the source so that these messages read like
+    <quote>Sending processes started by init the TERM signal</quote>
+    instead:</para>
+
 <screen><userinput>sed -i 's at Sending processes@& started by init at g' \
     src/init.c</userinput></screen>
 
-<para>Compile the package:</para>
+    <para>Compile the package:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>make -C src clobber
 make -C src</userinput></screen>
 
-<para>Install the package:</para>
+    <para>Install the package:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>make -C src install</userinput></screen>
 
-</sect2>
+  </sect2>
 
-<sect2 id="conf-sysvinit" role="configuration"><title>Configuring Sysvinit</title>
-<indexterm zone="conf-sysvinit">
-<primary sortas="a-Sysvinit">Sysvinit</primary>
-<secondary>configuring</secondary></indexterm>
+  <sect2 id="conf-sysvinit" role="configuration">
+    <title>Configuring Sysvinit</title>
 
-<indexterm zone="conf-sysvinit"><primary sortas="e-/etc/inittab">/etc/inittab</primary></indexterm>
+    <indexterm zone="conf-sysvinit">
+      <primary sortas="a-Sysvinit">Sysvinit</primary>
+    <secondary>configuring</secondary></indexterm>
 
-<para>Create a new file <filename>/etc/inittab</filename> by running the
-following:</para>
+    <indexterm zone="conf-sysvinit">
+      <primary sortas="e-/etc/inittab">/etc/inittab</primary>
+    </indexterm>
 
+    <para>Create a new file <filename>/etc/inittab</filename> by running the
+    following:</para>
+
 <screen><userinput>cat > /etc/inittab << "EOF"
 <literal># Begin /etc/inittab
 
@@ -92,173 +110,208 @@
 # End /etc/inittab</literal>
 EOF</userinput></screen>
 
-<para>The <parameter>-I '\033(K'</parameter> option tells
-<command>agetty</command> to send this escape sequence to the terminal
-before doing anything else. This escape sequence switches the console
-character set to a user-defined one, which can be modified by running
-the <command>setfont</command> program. The <command>console</command>
-initscript from the LFS-Bootscripts package calls the <command>setfont</command>
-program during system startup. Sending this escape sequence is
-necessary for people who use non-ISO 8859-1 screen fonts, but it does
-not effect native English speakers.</para>
+    <para>The <parameter>-I '\033(K'</parameter> option tells
+    <command>agetty</command> to send this escape sequence to the terminal
+    before doing anything else. This escape sequence switches the console
+    character set to a user-defined one, which can be modified by running
+    the <command>setfont</command> program. The <command>console</command>
+    initscript from the LFS-Bootscripts package calls the
+    <command>setfont</command> program during system startup. Sending this
+    escape sequence is necessary for people who use non-ISO 8859-1 screen
+    fonts, but it does not effect native English speakers.</para>
 
+  </sect2>
 
-</sect2>
+  <sect2 id="contents-sysvinit" role="content">
+    <title>Contents of Sysvinit</title>
 
+    <segmentedlist>
+      <segtitle>Installed programs</segtitle>
 
-<sect2 id="contents-sysvinit" role="content"><title>Contents of Sysvinit</title>
+      <seglistitem>
+        <seg>halt, init, killall5, last, lastb (link to last), mesg, pidof
+        (link to killall5), poweroff (link to halt), reboot (link to halt),
+        runlevel, shutdown, sulogin, telinit (link to init), utmpdump,
+        and wall</seg>
+      </seglistitem>
+    </segmentedlist>
 
-<segmentedlist>
-<segtitle>Installed programs</segtitle>
-<seglistitem><seg>halt, init, killall5, last, lastb (link to last), mesg, pidof (link to 
-killall5), poweroff (link to halt), reboot (link to halt), runlevel, shutdown, sulogin, telinit 
-(link to init), utmpdump, and wall</seg></seglistitem>
-</segmentedlist>
+    <variablelist>
+      <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
+      <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
+      <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
 
-<variablelist><bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
-<?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
-<?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
+      <varlistentry id="halt">
+        <term><command>halt</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Normally invokes <command>shutdown</command> with the
+          <parameter>-h</parameter> option, except when already in run-level 0,
+          then it tells the kernel to halt the system; it notes in the
+          file <filename>/var/log/wtmp</filename> that the system is being
+          brought down</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit halt">
+            <primary sortas="b-halt">halt</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="halt">
-<term><command>halt</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Normally invokes <command>shutdown</command> with the
-<parameter>-h</parameter> option, except when already in run-level 0,
-then it tells the kernel to halt the system; it notes in the
-file <filename>/var/log/wtmp</filename> that the system is being
-brought down</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit halt"><primary sortas="b-halt">halt</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="init">
+        <term><command>init</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>The first process to be started when the kernel has initialized
+          the hardware which takes over the boot process and starts all the
+          proceses it is instructed to</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit init">
+            <primary sortas="b-init">init</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="init">
-<term><command>init</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>The first process to be started when the kernel has initialized
-the hardware which takes over the boot process and 
-starts all the proceses it is instructed to</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit init"><primary sortas="b-init">init</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="killall5">
+        <term><command>killall5</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Sends a signal to all processes, except the processes in its own
+          session so it will not kill the shell running the script that called
+          it</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit killall5">
+            <primary sortas="b-killall5">killall5</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="killall5">
-<term><command>killall5</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Sends a signal to all processes, except the processes in its own
-session so it will not kill the shell running the script that called
-it</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit killall5"><primary sortas="b-killall5">killall5</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="last">
+        <term><command>last</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Shows which users last logged in (and out), searching back
+          through the <filename>/var/log/wtmp</filename> file; it also shows
+          system boots, shutdowns, and run-level changes</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit last">
+            <primary sortas="b-last">last</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="last">
-<term><command>last</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Shows which users last logged in (and out),
-searching back through the <filename>/var/log/wtmp</filename> file; it
-also shows system boots, shutdowns, and run-level changes</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit last"><primary sortas="b-last">last</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="lastb">
+        <term><command>lastb</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Shows the failed login attempts, as logged in
+          <filename>/var/log/btmp</filename></para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit lastb">
+            <primary sortas="b-lastb">lastb</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="lastb">
-<term><command>lastb</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Shows the failed login attempts, as logged in
-<filename>/var/log/btmp</filename></para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit lastb"><primary sortas="b-lastb">lastb</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="mesg">
+        <term><command>mesg</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Controls whether other users can send messages to the current
+          user's terminal</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit mesg">
+            <primary sortas="b-mesg">mesg</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="mesg">
-<term><command>mesg</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Controls whether other users can send messages to the current
-user's terminal</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit mesg"><primary sortas="b-mesg">mesg</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="pidof">
+        <term><command>pidof</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Reports the PIDs of the given programs</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit pidof">
+            <primary sortas="b-pidof">pidof</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="pidof">
-<term><command>pidof</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Reports the PIDs of the given programs</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit pidof"><primary sortas="b-pidof">pidof</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="poweroff">
+        <term><command>poweroff</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Tells the kernel to halt the system and switch off the computer
+          (see <command>halt</command>)</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit poweroff">
+            <primary sortas="b-poweroff">poweroff</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="poweroff">
-<term><command>poweroff</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Tells the kernel to halt the system and switch off the computer
-(see <command>halt</command>)</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit poweroff"><primary sortas="b-poweroff">poweroff</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="reboot">
+        <term><command>reboot</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Tells the kernel to reboot the system (see
+          <command>halt</command>)</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit reboot">
+            <primary sortas="b-reboot">reboot</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="reboot">
-<term><command>reboot</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Tells the kernel to reboot the system (see
-<command>halt</command>)</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit reboot"><primary sortas="b-reboot">reboot</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="runlevel">
+        <term><command>runlevel</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Reports the previous and the current run-level, as noted in
+          the last run-level record in <filename>/var/run/utmp</filename></para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit runlevel">
+            <primary sortas="b-runlevel">runlevel</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="runlevel">
-<term><command>runlevel</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Reports the previous and the current run-level, as noted in the last run-level 
-record in <filename>/var/run/utmp</filename></para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit runlevel"><primary sortas="b-runlevel">runlevel</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="shutdown">
+        <term><command>shutdown</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Brings the system down in a secure way, signaling all processes
+          and notifying all logged-in users</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit shutdown">
+            <primary sortas="b-shutdown">shutdown</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="shutdown">
-<term><command>shutdown</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Brings the system down in a secure way, signaling all processes
-and notifying all logged-in users</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit shutdown"><primary sortas="b-shutdown">shutdown</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="sulogin">
+        <term><command>sulogin</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Allows <emphasis>root</emphasis> to log in; it is normally
+          invoked by <command>init</command> when the system goes into single
+          user mode</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit sulogin">
+            <primary sortas="b-sulogin">sulogin</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="sulogin">
-<term><command>sulogin</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Allows <emphasis>root</emphasis> to log in; it is
-normally invoked by <command>init</command> when the system goes into single user mode</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit sulogin"><primary sortas="b-sulogin">sulogin</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="telinit">
+        <term><command>telinit</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Tells <command>init</command> which run-level to change to</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit telinit">
+            <primary sortas="b-telinit">telinit</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="telinit">
-<term><command>telinit</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Tells <command>init</command> which run-level to change to</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit telinit"><primary sortas="b-telinit">telinit</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="utmpdump">
+        <term><command>utmpdump</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Displays the content of the given login file in a more
+          user-friendly format</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit utmpdump">
+            <primary sortas="b-utmpdump">utmpdump</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="utmpdump">
-<term><command>utmpdump</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Displays the content of the given login file in a more
-user-friendly format</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit utmpdump"><primary sortas="b-utmpdump">utmpdump</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
+      <varlistentry id="wall">
+        <term><command>wall</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Writes a message to all logged-in users</para>
+          <indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit wall">
+            <primary sortas="b-wall">wall</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
 
-<varlistentry id="wall">
-<term><command>wall</command></term>
-<listitem>
-<para>Writes a message to all logged-in users</para>
-<indexterm zone="ch-system-sysvinit wall"><primary sortas="b-wall">wall</primary></indexterm>
-</listitem>
-</varlistentry>
-</variablelist>
+    </variablelist>
 
-</sect2>
+  </sect2>
 
 </sect1>
-




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