Subject: Re: FreeBSD User Management documentation
To: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
From: Liam J. Foy <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/03/2005 22:17:35
On 03:04, Thu 03 Nov 05, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Wed, 2 Nov 2005, Liam J. Foy wrote:
> >Sure. Well, it'd be a completely new chapter. I would also remove:
> >6.5. Adding users
> >6.6. Shadow passwords
> >I'd then add the new documentation into:
> >III. System configuration, administration and tuning
> This sounds good!
> Looking a bit closer, I actually think that the whole "6. The second boot"
> chapter should be removed, as the mounting of CD-ROMs and floppies is
> covered in 13. Using removable media", system shutdown and rebooting
> should be in 5.10 "Rebooting the system".
I agree here. I have currently moved 6.7 into 5.10. Am thinking of
moving 6.1(dmesg) into 5 (first boot). What you think?
As for 6.4, am not too sure on what would be the best place.
> Maybe looking into the preparational steps for this would be a nice first
> goal, before working on the user management chapter.
> Please also make sure that the copyright on that material allows this (and
> give proper attribution, as we do for the PAM section).
> - Hubert
Liam J. Foy