[lfs-book] r10568 - in trunk/BOOK: chapter01 chapter06

bdubbs at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org bdubbs at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org
Tue May 20 10:25:05 PDT 2014


Author: bdubbs
Date: Tue May 20 10:25:05 2014
New Revision: 10568

Log:
Reword gdbm description

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter06/gdbm.xml

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
==============================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	Mon May 19 17:44:22 2014	(r10567)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	Tue May 20 10:25:05 2014	(r10568)
@@ -58,7 +58,7 @@
           <para>[bdubbs] - Fix gcc LTO symlink for i686 systems.</para>
         </listitem>
         <listitem>
-          <para>[bdubbs] - Fix kbd-2.0.tar.gz md5sum. Fixes
+          <para>[bdubbs] - Fix kbd-2.0.1.tar.gz md5sum. Fixes
            <ulink url="&lfs-ticket-root;3581">#3581</ulink></para>
         </listitem>
         <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter06/gdbm.xml
==============================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter06/gdbm.xml	Mon May 19 17:44:22 2014	(r10567)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter06/gdbm.xml	Tue May 20 10:25:05 2014	(r10568)
@@ -23,10 +23,11 @@
   <sect2 role="package">
     <title/>
 
-    <para>The GDBM package contains the GNU Database Manager.  This is a disk
-    file format database which stores key/data-pairs in single files.  The
-    actual data of any record being stored is indexed by a unique key, which can
-    be retrieved in less time than if it was stored in a text file.</para>
+    <para>The GDBM package contains the GNU Database Manager.  It is a library
+    of database functions that use extensible hashing and work similar to the
+    standard UNIX dbm.  The library provides primitives for storing key/data
+    pairs, searching and retrieving the data by its key and deleting a key
+    along with its data. </para>
 
     <segmentedlist>
       <segtitle>&buildtime;</segtitle>


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