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From: Bagas Sanjaya <bagasdotme@gmail.com>
To: "Đoàn Trần Công Danh" <congdanhqx@gmail.com>
Cc: Git Users <git@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [RFC suggestion] Generate manpage directly with Asciidoctor
Date: Fri, 7 May 2021 19:47:03 +0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <91eb6197-41b5-257a-34d5-6865df793880@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <YJUyHkYAIth0W9dY@danh.dev>

On 07/05/21 19.27, Đoàn Trần Công Danh wrote:
> I'm pretty sure xmlto doesn't depend on dblatex and/or texlive.
> 
> I'm building Git and Git's documentation on different Linux boxes with
> asciidoc, most of them don't have dblatex and/or texlive.
> In fact, I only have texlive installed in my laptop.
> 
> I guess you're using Debian or one of its derived distribution?
> Debian puts dblatex as xmlto's rec. [2]
> 
> I think you can use:
> 
> 	apt install --no-install-recommends xmlto
> 
> to avoid those recommendations.
>

Yes, I'm using Ubuntu (derived from Debian).

> Hm, I'm pretty sure Ruby (asciidoctor's language) is very hard to port.
> Last I heard, it's buggy on some platforms.
> 
> I think we're better to do like this:
> 
> * If we're using asciidoc, we will use xmlto
> * If we're using asciidoctor, we will generate man-pages with
>    asciidoctor directly
> 

Nice for your suggestion.

But will the resulting manpage from asciidoc+xmlto and from asciidoctor
syntatically and semantically same?

-- 
An old man doll... just what I always wanted! - Clara

  reply	other threads:[~2021-05-07 12:47 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 38+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-07  6:06 Bagas Sanjaya
2021-05-07 12:02 ` Randall S. Becker
2021-05-07 22:55   ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-07 22:57   ` brian m. carlson
2021-05-08  1:42     ` Randall S. Becker
2021-05-07 12:27 ` Đoàn Trần Công Danh
2021-05-07 12:47   ` Bagas Sanjaya [this message]
2021-05-07 23:03   ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-08  4:27     ` Bagas Sanjaya
2021-05-07 20:25 ` brian m. carlson
2021-05-07 22:19   ` Jeff King
2021-05-08  4:22     ` Bagas Sanjaya
2021-05-09  8:20     ` Martin Ågren
2021-05-09 18:46       ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-10 18:43         ` Martin Ågren
2021-05-10 22:24       ` Jeff King
2021-05-11  4:27         ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-11  6:13           ` Jeff King
2021-05-11  8:03             ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-11 12:44               ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-05-11 19:00                 ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-11 19:09                   ` Jeff King
2021-05-11 20:22                     ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-11 23:14           ` brian m. carlson
2021-05-12  1:44             ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-11 18:45         ` Martin Ågren
2021-05-11 19:07           ` Jeff King
2021-05-11 19:11             ` Martin Ågren
2021-05-11 20:14             ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-11  9:04       ` Jean-Noël Avila
2021-05-11 18:54         ` Martin Ågren
2021-05-07 23:35   ` Felipe Contreras
2021-05-07 23:57     ` brian m. carlson
2021-05-08  3:10       ` Jeff King
2021-05-08  3:23         ` Jeff King
2021-05-09  0:22         ` brian m. carlson
2021-05-09  8:29     ` Martin Ågren
2021-05-07 22:48 ` Felipe Contreras

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