Re: Debian 2.1 release area at www.debian.org
>>>>> "Ian" == Ian Redfern <email@example.com> writes:
Ian> Comments on i386 docs - hope they help. I unfortunately don't
Ian> have access to the sources while typing this, so can't send you a
Everything not commented on was added.
Ian> Para 2. Isn't Stampede already out with glibc2.1?
Rather than plug stampede, I changed the claim to say "first major
distribution", since stampede != major.
Ian> 2.3 para 2. Is this true? I've replaced netstd remotely many
Ian> times - it doesn't kill off running telnetds, only inetd.
I dunno. Maybe it's true if installing from hamm...
Ian> 3.3 Dialup? Is that really one? And isn't Work_std more than just
I made up some of these... I think this one is real, however.
Ian> fdisk.txt^,^ cfdisk.txt
If you look at the SGML, you can see why I didn't do this.
Ian> Overall: Check i.e. doesn't mean e.g. (i.e. is not a full list
Ian> but a set of examples) I couldn't be sure on some.
Wow, I've been misusing 'i.e.,' definately.
Ian> 7.12 I never told my system about NFS or psaux and it all loaded
Ian> automatically. You just need the Ethernet card.
Wow, I didn't know that.
Ian> 7.13 Even on a laptop I think it's still eth0.
No, if you are using PCMCIA you should select 'pcmcia'.
Ian> I'll be passing this doc to our compnay IS staff to do
Ian> installations from, so I thought I'd read it through and couldn't
Ian> help noticing a few typos. It's a great document though, and has
Ian> saved me lots of effort.
Thanks for the kind words and the many corrections. They are now
integrated. I would have done them sooner but they weren't patches.
.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>