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authorng0 <ng0@n0.is>2019-03-06 09:56:38 +0000
committerng0 <ng0@n0.is>2019-03-06 09:56:38 +0000
commiteac5c1681f80ae4f0589d395a3da66fda603e224 (patch)
tree4838807dda8e1f750b81bc5097e4ba1948838505
parent7ebb316896b84e36c0e5c25a4d8c4de7788f7e78 (diff)
handbook: Refer to distributors as what they are, a group of distributors rather than the specific term "distributions", a distributor can be a vendor (Taler, pEp), an OS, or a OS independent packaging system (Guix, Nix, pkgsrc)
-rw-r--r--doc/handbook/chapters/installation.texi12
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/doc/handbook/chapters/installation.texi b/doc/handbook/chapters/installation.texi
index eaef0fad5..b7c59ac7d 100644
--- a/doc/handbook/chapters/installation.texi
+++ b/doc/handbook/chapters/installation.texi
@@ -391,7 +391,7 @@ If you also would like to use @command{gnunet-gtk} and
* Configuring the GNUnet VPN::
* Bandwidth Configuration::
* Configuring NAT::
-* Peer configuration for distributions::
+* Peer configuration for distributors (e.g. Operating Systems)::
@end menu
@node Configuring your peer
@@ -1965,22 +1965,22 @@ connect to NATed peers using autonomous NAT traversal, you need to check
the "Enable connecting to NATed peers using ICMP method" box.
-@node Peer configuration for distributions
-@subsection Peer configuration for distributions
+@node Peer configuration for distributors (e.g. Operating Systems)
+@subsection Peer configuration for distributors (e.g. Operating Systems)
The "GNUNET_DATA_HOME" in "[path]" in @file{/etc/gnunet.conf} should be
manually set to "/var/lib/gnunet/data/" as the default
"~/.local/share/gnunet/" is probably not that appropriate in this case.
-Similarly, distributions may consider pointing "GNUNET_RUNTIME_DIR" to
+Similarly, distributors may consider pointing "GNUNET_RUNTIME_DIR" to
"/var/run/gnunet/" and "GNUNET_HOME" to "/var/lib/gnunet/". Also, should a
-distribution decide to override system defaults, all of these changes
+distributor decide to override system defaults, all of these changes
should be done in a custom @file{/etc/gnunet.conf} and not in the files
in the @file{config.d/} directory.
Given the proposed access permissions, the "gnunet-setup" tool must be
run as use "gnunet" (and with option "-c /etc/gnunet.conf" so that it
modifies the system configuration). As always, gnunet-setup should be run
-after the GNUnet peer was stopped using "gnunet-arm -e". Distributions
+after the GNUnet peer was stopped using "gnunet-arm -e". Distributors
might want to include a wrapper for gnunet-setup that allows the
desktop-user to "sudo" (i.e. using gtksudo) to the "gnunet" user account
and then runs "gnunet-arm -e", "gnunet-setup" and "gnunet-arm -s" in