new layout for the book (Gerard?)

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Jan 19 12:27:01 PST 2004


On Sun, 18 Jan 2004 23:29:25 +0000 (GMT)
Ken Moffat <ken at kenmoffat.uklinux.net> wrote:
 
>  If "full contents" includes the programs / libraries installed by
>  that
> package, don't forget that in some of chapter 5 (util-linux, perl) we
> only do a partial install.

Hmmm, but in the current (released) book there's no difference.  Compare
http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/view/5.0/chapter0{5,6}/perl.html. 
With Alex's restructuring the full information on each package is only
given in Chapter 6, which seems sensible, seeing as that's what installs
the final contents of each package.  Chapter 5 pages currently contain
just the SBUs, download locations and installation instructions, which I
must admit I rather like.



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