On Thu, Dec 01, 2016 at 11:02:45AM +0100, Michael Olbrich wrote: > Hi, > > On Wed, Nov 23, 2016 at 09:48:39AM +0100, Alexander Dahl wrote: > > while searching how to build the new documentation (btw: I could not > > find out) I stumbled over the broken help. Results from different > > ptxdist versions: > > > [...] > > > > The file ptxdist.1.gz is only available in the folders of 2016.08.0 and > > 2016.09.0 and missing in all the others. I usually install like this: > > > > * go to ptxdist src folder (git clone) > > * git co ptxdist-201?-??-? > > * git clean -dxf > > * ./autogen.sh > > * ./configure > > * make > > * sudo make install > > > > In the current master no man page is created with a simple `make`, I > > would have to call `make man`, not sure if it gets installed, though, > > didn't test it. > > This was a deliberate change and I'm not quite sure how to improve the > situation. > I did not want to make rst2man a hard requirement for ptxdist. So all > tarball releases contain the man-page. > > I suppose we could create the man page under certain circumstances during > 'make'. What should the condition be? If rst2man is found? When working > with a ptxdist git checkout?
Isn't this what --enable-maintainer-mode is supposed to do? I.e. in maintainer-mode regerate everything, and otherwise use shipped files. Best regards Uwe -- Pengutronix e.K. | Uwe Kleine-König | Industrial Linux Solutions | http://www.pengutronix.de/ | _______________________________________________ ptxdist mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org