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** (2014-11-27) João Alberto <joaoff@REDACTED>
- Fix some inconsistenties in file names used as examples in chapter 4
** (2014-08-05) Gerard Henri Pille <ghpille@gmail.com>
- Fix location of resolv.conf in installation instructions
- No need to download the Portage snapshot anymore
** (2014-06-17) Matthew Marchese <mmarchese@pcopen.net>
- Spelling and grammar suggested changes
** (2014-04-12) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Use sda syntax for disks rather than hda.
Thanks to matteo "Ddevil"
** (2014-03-29) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Use TODO as filename instead of opentasks.txt to match the image
Thanks to Matteo "Ddevil"
** (2014-02-09) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- make.conf is in /etc/portage, thanks to Pablo Vázquez
** (2013-12-17) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Updated "Linux has little support for games" as suggested
by Johannes Huber (cfr Valve and Steam for Linux)
- Switch from SYNC to sync-type and sync-uri
** (2013-12-16) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Add ZFS and XFS as filesystems in chapter 5 (Linux file systems)
- Add UUID info in file system chapter
- Add getfattr/setfattr and POSIX ACLs in the ownership/permissions
section
- Add PYTHON_TARGETS and RUBY_TARGETS info in software management
chapter
- Use cronie instead of vixie-cron
** (2013-10-06) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Updates reported by Francesco Turco:
- LibreOffice instead of OpenOffice
- Document bzless usage as well
- Fix typo in 'a mort short-hand' -> 'a short-hand'
- Document 'make -j#' for kernel builds
- Point to ALSA article on wiki
- Typo in USE flag configuration in vlc example
- Typo in software configuration (emerge --newuse, not --new)
- Wrong grep instruction for finding removable media
- Faint of heart, not faint of hearted.
- Current stable profiles are '13.0'
- Point to Xorg/Configuration article on wiki
- Point to KDE article on wiki
- Use '.?*' instead of '.??*' to catch single-char files/directories
in the home directory backup approach
- Drop numeric-owner, is already implied while creating the archive
- Fix typo whomever -> whoever
- Use [ ... ] in tests and description
- Refer to official Gentoo wiki
** (2013-08-18) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Switch to GRUB2
- Explain devtmpfs a bit where we currently already explain other
"special" file systems
** (2013-04-02) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Update on kernel numbering (now on 3.x series) and description of the
numbering fields
- Use KDE 4.9 release date example instead of 4.1
- Add social online communities
- /dev nowadays is also kernel-provided (well, optionally)
- Use /etc/portage for make.conf
- Drop section on HAL (and automounting)
- Drop screenshots of graphical environments (outdated)
** (2012-10-28) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Many changes thanks to Francesco Turco
- Added in information on sets (like @world)
- Convert towards DocBook version 5
** (2012-04-03) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Update regarding separate /usr or not
- Introduce btrfs information and switch to ext4 as "default"
** (2011-12-31) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Update to recent versions
- Drop reference to /etc/modules.autoload.d, it is now /etc/conf.d/modules
** (2011-12-21) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Fix typo about nice values, thanks to nomilieu (on Gentoo Forums) for
reporting
** (2011-07-22) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Add information on rc-service
** (2011-07-21) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Add information on "make -k" (aka apropos)
** (2011-05-10) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Update to openrc / baselayout-2
** (2011-05-03) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Mention grub-static for x86_64 installations
** (2011-04-10) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Add information on eselect (example with python)
** (2011-02-13) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Use package.accept_keywords instead of package.keywords
** (2011-02-12) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Add information on file system UUIDs and LABELs
** (2010-11-02) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Switch from slocate to mlocate
- Add information on Portage error where a dependency cannot
be met because a dependency must be built with different USE
settings
** (2010-09-11) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Add information on elog files
- Remove 'fastboot' as boot param (not supported, only /fastboot
touchfile)
** (2010-09-10) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Updates on kernel configuration
** (2010-09-08) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Shell scripting using Posix SH, not bash
- Add 'multiple package instances within single package slot' install
failure information
** (2010-09-04) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Simple spellcheck
- Add in system requirement paragraph (especially disk space)
- Add in shell scripting chapter as a closer of the book
** (2010-09-03) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Elaborate a bit more on stage4/5 backup/restores
** (2010-09-02) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Add chapter on logfile management
- Add chapter on backups
- Mention stage4 and stage5
** (2010-08-27) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Add information on kernel module parameters
- Add information on autoloading modules and blacklisting modules
- Add blurb about "make install" in kernel installation
- Use -march=native as default example, add reference to online list
of GCC-supported architectures
** (2010-08-26) Sven Vermeulen <sven.vermeulen@siphos.be>
- Reorganize sections within "Software Management"
- Add information on nl80211 iw toolset
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