Re: [Firebird-docs] ATTN Norman: isql guide

2011-07-18 Thread Norman Dunbar
On 18/07/11 14:37, Dmitry Yemanov wrote: SHOW commands operate on a separate transaction from user statements. They run as READ COMMITTED background statements and acknowledge all metadata changes immediately. Thanks. I've updated the isql manual with these details. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman

Re: [Firebird-docs] XML Mind new version - Warnings!

2011-09-26 Thread Norman Dunbar
On 26/09/11 03:16, Paul Vinkenoog wrote: On Fri, 26 Sep 2008 17:10:26 +0200, Norman Dunbar wrote: Eh? ;-) ... Solved! Now is that quick or what? :-) Extremely - thanks! Actually, since I originally posted that, I've been using XML Mind version 4.3.0_01 which is happy to handle xincludes

Re: [Firebird-docs] Update of build system

2011-09-27 Thread Norman Dunbar
than SUB Java. Always a no-no with Firebird Docs. Removing OpenJDK and using Sun Java instead fixed the problem, dramatically sped up the build and no errors. This makes me wonder about that comma though, should it be there? Is it correct? Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar

Re: [Firebird-docs] Update of build system

2011-09-27 Thread Norman Dunbar
suspect lots of stuff whizzing into and out of memory - seeing as how ant is Java and xml etc. Most likely delays are in writing the thousands or warnings to the console I expect! ;-) Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: Thorpe House 61 Richardshaw Lane

[Firebird-docs] Checking out the B_Release branch

2011-10-12 Thread Norman Dunbar
into the B_Release branch. * Copy any updated manuals' XML files into the b_release location - /SourceCode/cvs/firebird/b_release/manual/src/docs/firebirddocs/ in my case. * Commit these documents back to cvs in the usual manner. HTH Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered

Re: [Firebird-docs] firebirdintro.xml

2011-10-13 Thread Norman Dunbar
Hi Paul, Are there any objections to sending firebirdintro.xml to the attic? It's a stub, written ages ago by David Jencks and it's not likely that we are ever going to use it. Not from me. As far as I can see, it's never used. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd

Re: [Firebird-docs] firebirddocs.xml and subtree updated

2011-10-13 Thread Norman Dunbar
of the manual tree, it's probably a good idea to do a cvs update. Consider it about to be done. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: Thorpe House 61 Richardshaw Lane Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28 7EL Company Number: 05132767

Re: [Firebird-docs] Do we ever build release notes all together?

2011-10-19 Thread Norman Dunbar
I need/want to. Thanks. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: Thorpe House 61 Richardshaw Lane Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28 7EL Company Number: 05132767 -- All

Re: [Firebird-docs] Upload server problems?

2012-10-31 Thread Norman Dunbar
. The warnings say one things the connection says another - and the end result is the same, I don't get a connection. If I ping the server I get 78.47.172.252 - so the warnings appear to be a pile of poo! I'll keep investigating Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd

Re: [Firebird-docs] Upload server problems?

2012-10-31 Thread Norman Dunbar
with Sergey even as I type. Hopefully, all will be well soon. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: Thorpe House 61 Richardshaw Lane Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28 7EL Company Number: 05132767

Re: [Firebird-docs] [SOLVED] Upload server problems?

2012-10-31 Thread Norman Dunbar
(cms.firebirdsql.org) I was able to login as www-data. Mind you, after logging in, it looks different to what it was before, but I can find my way around etc, so no problems. Now to sort out why rsync doesn't want to backup by private key. Thanks all. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar

[Firebird-docs] XML Mind Editor - no personal Edition any more

2012-11-06 Thread Norman Dunbar
that I used to use to convert XML documents, also from XML Mind, has lost the Personal Edition too. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: Thorpe House 61 Richardshaw Lane Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28 7EL Company Number: 05132767

Re: [Firebird-docs] XML Mind Editor - no personal Edition any more

2012-11-06 Thread Norman Dunbar
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Re: [Firebird-docs] Error while building PDF

2017-05-12 Thread Norman Dunbar
Sorry, auto correct trashed my reply! OpenJDK was no use either. Cheers, Norm. On 12 May 2017 09:40:09 BST, Norman Dunbar <nor...@dunbar-it.co.uk> wrote: >Morning Martin, > >I think that the IcedTea java environment is not suitable for fop to >create pdfs. I've got a recollec

Re: [Firebird-docs] Error while building PDF

2017-05-12 Thread Norman Dunbar
Morning Martin, I think that the IcedTea java environment is not suitable for fop to create pdfs. I've got a recollection that this has bugged me in the past. I'm pretty sure you need Sun/Oracle jave. Opened was no use either, at least according to a post of mine from 2011 (Update of Build

Re: [Firebird-docs] Test repository CVS to git migration

2017-10-17 Thread Norman Dunbar
is Open Source, (CC Attribution Non-Commercial Share-alike 3.0 Unported Licence) and you are encouraged to fix errors and create pull requests to get the corrections (and your name!) in the next edition. ;-) HTH Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address

Re: [Firebird-docs] Test repository CVS to git migration

2017-10-17 Thread Norman Dunbar
://git-scm.com/book/en/v2 address. :-) I already have it from the Springer address too, so I have both versions. Thanks again. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget Hill Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28 7LG Company Number: 05132767

Re: [Firebird-docs] ATTN committers: SourceForge to terminate CVS support on November 30th

2017-10-09 Thread Norman Dunbar
I agree with the git option too. Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.-- Check out the vibrant tech community on one of the world's most engaging tech sites, Slashdot.org!

Re: [Firebird-docs] Error while building PDF

2017-10-17 Thread Norman Dunbar
No worries, glad to hear it worked. Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.-- Check out the vibrant tech community on one of the world's most engaging tech sites,

Re: [Firebird-docs] Test repository CVS to git migration

2017-10-18 Thread Norman Dunbar
ition, get a fresh git clone afterwards and work only from that. Am I right? In a word, yes. Provided that you configure the Git client before checking out and definitely before checking in. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget Hill Pudsey West

Re: [Firebird-docs] Test repository CVS to git migration

2017-10-18 Thread Norman Dunbar
settings at http://adaptivepatchwork.com/2012/03/01/mind-the-end-of-your-line/. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget Hill Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28 7LG Company Number: 05132767

Re: [Firebird-docs] SourceForge CVS to GitHub migration done

2017-11-12 Thread Norman Dunbar
Thanks for all the hard work on the migration Mark - it is appreciated. Would having issues enabled be better for people to log bugs in the docs perhaps? Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my

Re: [Firebird-docs] Test repository CVS to git migration

2017-11-04 Thread Norman Dunbar
imple to have a fork and keep it up to date with a remote pointing at the original repository, and a "git pull" from that remote. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget Hill Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28

Re: [Firebird-docs] Experimenting with asciidoc / asciidoctor

2018-06-15 Thread Norman Dunbar
Yes indeed, it does look smart. Unfortunately, the pdf of isql suffers from formatting errors, in justification, Appendix A - second line, first paragraph for example. I trie asciidoc and asciidoctor some time back, but I didn't get on with it/them. I used Sphinx-doc for a project a while

Re: [Firebird-docs] GitHub, Build bugs with Java 9, Assorted Questions!

2018-02-13 Thread Norman Dunbar
On 13/02/18 20:31, Norman Dunbar wrote at great length Q5. I appear to be no longer allowed to login to www-d...@cms.firebirdsql.org: The RSA host key for cms.firebirdsql.org has changed, and the key for the corresponding IP address 78.47.64.209 is unknown. This could either mean

[Firebird-docs] GitHub, Build bugs with Java 9, Assorted Questions!

2018-02-13 Thread Norman Dunbar
adding just before the closing '>' and if the above wraps around, they should be all on one line. Lines 404, 477, 646 and 694 need amending. Mine look like the above. Once done and saved, the docs will build again. Sorry to be such a PITA with the questions, but at least I've solved one of m

Re: [Firebird-docs] GitHub, Build bugs with Java 9, Assorted Questions!

2018-02-18 Thread Norman Dunbar
I shall resent Sergey my public key, just in case. If I can find his email address of course! Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget Hill Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28 7LG Company

Re: [Firebird-docs] GitHub, Build bugs with Java 9, Assorted Questions!

2018-02-18 Thread Norman Dunbar
t other issues could have been unleashed! In any case, maybe we should look at updating ant (and maybe some of the other dependencies). We need an Ant guru then! :-) Thanks for your help. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget Hill Pudsey

Re: [Firebird-docs] GitHub, Build bugs with Java 9, Assorted Questions!

2018-02-18 Thread Norman Dunbar
normally have to moderate herself! Sometimes, technology winds me up! Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget Hill Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28 7LG Company Number: 05132767

[Firebird-docs] Issue DOC-129 resolved.

2018-02-18 Thread Norman Dunbar
!) Another --abort cleaned up there too. Has anyone else been able to merge new documents or changes into B_Release? Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget Hill Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28 7LG Company Number: 05132767

Re: [Firebird-docs] Experimenting with asciidoc / asciidoctor

2018-06-21 Thread Norman Dunbar
. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a Lidget Hill Pudsey West Yorkshire United Kingdom LS28 7LG Company Number: 05132767 -- Check out the vibrant tech community on one of the world's most

Re: [Firebird-docs] Experimenting with asciidoc / asciidoctor

2018-06-22 Thread Norman Dunbar
Issue 921 opened on github. (Asciidoctor-pdf) Cheers, Norm. -- Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity and any "auto corrections" that are just wrong!-- Check out the vibrant tech community

Re: [Firebird-docs] Can contribute

2018-04-24 Thread Norman Dunbar
I thought the VPN was ancient history? Am I wrong? I remember writing the docs for how to use it, and then it got changed so that we simply provide an ssh public key (but not dsa!) and that gives us access to sftp our documents directly to the web site. I need to write a new set of "how to

[Firebird-docs] [FirebirdSQL/firebird-documentation] c316c3: DOC-129 Resolved. Copied to B_Release.

2018-02-26 Thread Norman Dunbar
Branch: refs/heads/B_Release Home: https://github.com/FirebirdSQL/firebird-documentation Commit: c316c34134a188258c80715b41507c565f087ec4 https://github.com/FirebirdSQL/firebird-documentation/commit/c316c34134a188258c80715b41507c565f087ec4 Author: Norman Dunbar <nor...@dun

Re: [Firebird-docs] Issue DOC-129 resolved.

2018-02-27 Thread Norman Dunbar
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