New package installation page format

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jan 2 14:15:00 PST 2003


On January 2, 2003 03:04 pm, Ian Molton wrote:
> Disclaimer: Im not butting heads with you just for fun here.

Understood.

> But IMO, the && in the book are ONLY **ONLY** needed if you cutnpaste
> the blocks.
>
> if cutnpasting is not the books goal, they should be removed. the fact
> the commands are seperated by a newline should be enough. If the users
> arent cutnpasting, they will SEE the errors before entering the next
> command.

Seeing an error then running make by accident might lead to having to restart 
from scratch. Then again, that might be a valueable lesson all in itself ;)

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