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New XML-based man page build

From: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>
To: pgsql-docs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: New XML-based man page build
Date: 2008-11-04 15:13:25
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Following up to the recent discussion that our man page build is weird, 
ancient, and only works with patched tools, I have implemented support 
for using a newer toolchain based on docbook2x(  You can try it 
out by installing docbook2x and running "make manx".

Right now, I can only verify that it works on Debian.  Installing this 
package from sources might be pretty complicated.

The build works nicely and quickly, and if we fix up a few small 
formatting artifacts and sort out the installation issues, we could 
switch to using this as our standard build method.


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