4. Revision History

Revision History
Revision 1.02002-12-29Revised by: MG
Initial release for TLDP
Revision 1.12003-01-22Revised by: MG
Bug fixes; removed some more too RedHat specific stuff; corrected minor errors; moved most recent version to decent URL; improved tar section, added something about jar.
Revision 1.22003-02-28Revised by: MG
ps a bit better explained; more in getting started: --help, whatis, apropos explained; more on find; chmod and umask still contained a couple of errors and incompletenesses; resized images that were too large to be printed; resized oversized text boxes for better print quality; updated glossary.
Revision 1.32003-03-26Revised by: MG
grep and escape characters; exporting variables; more consequent about security issues; init and cron revised; window and desktop managers explanation; removed some more too RedHat specific stuff; added piece about (x)inetd; local authentication; text conversions and encoding; graphical help, graphical file managers, note on internet connections; spell check.
Revision 1.42003-04-27Revised by: MG
Added sound and video playing, chat/conference; got rid of redhat-config image and redhat printtool gui stuff; bash key combinations in chap2; XML keycap tag on all key combinations, parameter tag on arguments, guibutton tag for graphical buttons, menuchoice, guimenu and guimenuitem tags for GUI menu selections; replaced pico with ed, added piece about Linux in the office, replaced abiword image with openoffice screenshot; added conventions and organization sections in introduction; added konqueror screenshot in chap2; replaced system-monitor screenshot in chap4 with something more up to date; summary for chap2, checked exercises; added bash in app3 differing features; License section is now only invariant section.