New package installation page format

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Wed Jan 1 08:31:59 PST 2003

On January 1, 2003 09:29 am, John McSwain wrote:
> Placing the "configure software" with the package is a great idea. 
> However, the wording gets a little confusing.
> The reader first sees this:
> Next, configure Glibc.
> ../glibc-2.3.1/configure --prefix=/usr \
>     --disable-profile --enable-add-ons \
>     --libexecdir=/usr/bin
> During the configure stage you will see the following .........
> Then the reader runs into an entire header:
> Configuring Glibc
> Any good synonym for configuring the software?

Good point there.

How about "Creating configuration files" which is the same thing in essense.

Gerard Beekmans

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