[lfs-book] r9751 - in trunk/BOOK: . chapter01 chapter02

bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Feb 23 14:06:58 PST 2012


Author: bdubbs
Date: 2012-02-23 15:06:53 -0700 (Thu, 23 Feb 2012)
New Revision: 9751

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter02/creatingpartition.xml
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
Log:
Add a note in section abput partitioning about
advanced techniques (e.g. RAID and LVM).


Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2012-02-20 04:50:33 UTC (rev 9750)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2012-02-23 22:06:53 UTC (rev 9751)
@@ -38,6 +38,16 @@
 -->
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>2012-02-23</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[bdubbs] - Add a note in section abput partitioning about
+          advanced techniques (e.g. RAID and LVM).</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>2012-02-20</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter02/creatingpartition.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter02/creatingpartition.xml	2012-02-20 04:50:33 UTC (rev 9750)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter02/creatingpartition.xml	2012-02-23 22:06:53 UTC (rev 9751)
@@ -57,6 +57,15 @@
   refer to <filename>cfdisk(8)</filename> or <filename>fdisk(8)</filename> if
   you do not yet know how to use the programs.</para>
 
+  <note><para>For experienced users, other partitioning schemes are possible.
+  The new LFS system can be on a software <ulink
+  url="&blfs-root;/view/svn/postlfs/raid.html">RAID</ulink> array or an <ulink
+  url="&blfs-root;/view/svn/postlfs/aboutlvm.html">LVM</ulink> logical volume.
+  However, some of these options require an <ulink
+  url="&blfs-root;/view/svn/postlfs/initramfs.html">initramfs</ulink>, which is
+  an advanced topic.  These partitioning methodologies are not recommended for
+  first time LFS users.</para></note>
+
   <para>Remember the designation of the new partition (e.g., <filename
   class="devicefile">hda5</filename>). This book will refer to this as
   the LFS partition. Also remember the designation of the <systemitem

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2012-02-20 04:50:33 UTC (rev 9750)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2012-02-23 22:06:53 UTC (rev 9751)
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
-<!ENTITY version "SVN-20120219">
-<!ENTITY releasedate "Feb 19, 2012">
+<!ENTITY version "SVN-20120223">
+<!ENTITY releasedate "Feb 23, 2012">
 <!ENTITY copyrightdate "1999-2012"><!-- jhalfs needs a literal dash, not – -->
 <!ENTITY milestone "7.1">
 <!ENTITY generic-version "development"> <!-- Use "development", "testing", or "x.y[-pre{x}]" -->




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