Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

Re: [COMMITTERS] pgsql: Use DocBook XSL stylesheets for man page building This switches

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>
Cc: pgsql-docs(at)postgreSQL(dot)org
Subject: Re: [COMMITTERS] pgsql: Use DocBook XSL stylesheets for man page building This switches
Date: 2009-08-05 18:02:27
Message-ID: 25361.1249495347@sss.pgh.pa.us (view raw or flat)
Thread:
Lists: pgsql-committerspgsql-docspgsql-hackers
petere(at)postgresql(dot)org (Peter Eisentraut) writes:
> Use DocBook XSL stylesheets for man page building

I tried "make man" on my Fedora 10 machine.  It built stuff, but:

* I see it claiming to be making manpages for the SPI functions and
dblink functions, eg

Note: meta manvol : no refentry/refmeta/manvolnum                  dblink_connect
Note: meta manvol : see http://docbook.sf.net/el/manvolnum         dblink_connect
Note: Writing man1/dblink_connect.1

but no output file actually appears.  And why is it dropping this stuff
in section 1, wouldn't 3 be more appropriate?

* The section-7 man pages are back to being created with all-upper-case
file names.  I thought we'd agreed not to do that.

			regards, tom lane

In response to

Responses

pgsql-docs by date

Next:From: Alvaro HerreraDate: 2009-08-05 18:46:26
Subject: Re: [COMMITTERS] pgsql: Use DocBook XSL stylesheets for man page building This switches
Previous:From: Alvaro HerreraDate: 2009-08-05 13:12:57
Subject: Re: Re: [COMMITTERS] pgsql: Use DocBook XSL stylesheets for man page building This switches

pgsql-hackers by date

Next:From: Tom LaneDate: 2009-08-05 18:08:05
Subject: Re: improvements for dict_xsyn extended synonym dictionary - RRR
Previous:From: Todd A. CookDate: 2009-08-05 17:54:25
Subject: slow commits with heavy temp table usage in 8.4.0

pgsql-committers by date

Next:From: Tom LaneDate: 2009-08-05 18:06:49
Subject: pgsql: Add matchorig, matchsynonyms, and keepsynonyms options to
Previous:From: Heikki LinnakangasDate: 2009-08-05 18:01:54
Subject: pgsql: Improve error messages in md.c.

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2014 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group