Changeset 188fba7


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Timestamp:
02/22/2022 05:34:59 AM (7 months ago)
Author:
Xi Ruoyao <xry111@…>
Branches:
11.1, 11.2, 11.2-rc1, arm, multilib, s6-init, trunk, xry111/arm64, xry111/clfs-ng, xry111/lfs-next, xry111/queue-11.3
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Message:

ch03 intro: "newer version" -> "different version", and ...

warn about the difference between release tarballs and repo snapshots

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    1414  order to build a basic Linux system. The listed version numbers correspond to
    1515  versions of the software that are known to work, and this book is based on
    16   their use. We highly recommend against using newer versions because the build
    17   commands for one version may not work with a newer version. The newest package
     16  their use. We highly recommend against using different versions because the build
     17  commands for one version may not work with a different version. The newest package
    1818  versions may also have problems that require work-arounds. These work-arounds
    1919  will be developed and stabilized in the development version of the
    2020  book.</para>
     21
     22  <para>For some packages, the release tarball and the (Git or SVN)
     23  repository snapshot tarball for this release may be published with
     24  similar file name.  A release tarball contains generated files (for
     25  example, <command>configure</command> script generated by
     26  <command>autoconf</command>), in addition to the contents of the
     27  corresponding repository snapshot.  The book uses release tarballs
     28  whenever possible. Using a repository snapshot instead of a release
     29  tarball specified by the book will cause problems.</para>
    2130
    2231  <para>Download locations may not always be accessible. If a download
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