r8154 - trunk/BOOK/chapter01

manuel at linuxfromscratch.org manuel at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Jun 10 02:47:34 PDT 2007


Author: manuel
Date: 2007-06-10 03:47:34 -0600 (Sun, 10 Jun 2007)
New Revision: 8154

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/how.xml
Log:
Added a note about possible LiveCD issues on newer hardware and asking for testers.

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2007-06-10 09:07:00 UTC (rev 8153)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2007-06-10 09:47:34 UTC (rev 8154)
@@ -40,7 +40,12 @@
       <para>2007-06-10</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
-          <para>[Manuel] - Added explanations to Bash testsuite commands.
+          <para>[manuel] - Added a note about possible LiveCD issues on newer
+          hardware and asking for testers. See <ulink
+          url="&lfs-ticket-root;1938">#1938</ulink>.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[manuel] - Added explanations to Bash testsuite commands.
           Closes <ulink url="&lfs-ticket-root;1938">#1938</ulink>.</para>
         </listitem>
       </itemizedlist>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/how.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/how.xml	2007-06-10 09:07:00 UTC (rev 8153)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/how.xml	2007-06-10 09:47:34 UTC (rev 8154)
@@ -27,6 +27,20 @@
   are necessary. For more information about the LFS LiveCD or to download
   a copy, visit <ulink url="&livecd-root;"/>.</para>
 
+  <note>
+    <para>The LFS LiveCD might not work on newer hardware configurations,
+    failing to boot or failing to detect some devices, like SATA hard
+    drives.</para>
+
+    <para>The LFS LiveCD is working to fix that issues, but they need your help
+    testing it, reporting found problems, and collaborating on the LiveCD
+    development.</para>
+
+    <para>Please, send your LFS LiveCD reports or development help collaborations
+    to the <ulink url="mailto:livecd at linuxfromscratch.org">LFS LiveCD
+    mailing list</ulink>.</para>
+  </note>
+
   <para><xref linkend="chapter-partitioning"/> of this book describes how
   to create a new Linux native partition and file system, the place
   where the new LFS system will be compiled and installed. <xref




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