r7400 - in branches/alphabetical/BOOK: . chapter01 chapter06

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Wed Mar 1 13:22:03 PST 2006


Author: jhuntwork
Date: 2006-03-01 14:22:02 -0700 (Wed, 01 Mar 2006)
New Revision: 7400

Modified:
   branches/alphabetical/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   branches/alphabetical/BOOK/chapter06/perl.xml
   branches/alphabetical/BOOK/general.ent
Log:
Added a description of perl configure flags that help perl deal with a lack of groff. Thanks Dan Nicholson.

Modified: branches/alphabetical/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- branches/alphabetical/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2006-02-28 17:10:27 UTC (rev 7399)
+++ branches/alphabetical/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2006-03-01 21:22:02 UTC (rev 7400)
@@ -37,6 +37,16 @@
 -->
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>March 1, 2006</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[jhuntwork] - Added a description of perl configure flags that
+	  help perl deal with a lack of groff. Thanks Dan Nicholson.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>Febraury 27, 2006</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>

Modified: branches/alphabetical/BOOK/chapter06/perl.xml
===================================================================
--- branches/alphabetical/BOOK/chapter06/perl.xml	2006-02-28 17:10:27 UTC (rev 7399)
+++ branches/alphabetical/BOOK/chapter06/perl.xml	2006-03-01 21:22:02 UTC (rev 7400)
@@ -55,7 +55,10 @@
     this package is built. If the defaults it auto-detects are suitable,
     prepare Perl for compilation with:</para>
 
-<screen><userinput>./configure.gnu --prefix=/usr -Dpager="/usr/bin/less -isR"</userinput></screen>
+<screen><userinput>./configure.gnu --prefix=/usr \
+    -Dman1dir=/usr/share/man/man1 \
+    -Dman3dir=/usr/share/man/man3 \
+    -Dpager="/usr/bin/less -isR"</userinput></screen>
 
     <variablelist>
       <title>The meaning of the configure options:</title>
@@ -68,6 +71,16 @@
         </listitem>
       </varlistentry>
 
+      <varlistentry>
+        <term><parameter>-Dman1dir=/usr/share/man/man1
+        -Dman3dir=/usr/share/man/man3</parameter></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Since Groff is not installed yet, <command>Configure</command>
+          thinks that we do not want man pages for Perl.  Issuing these
+          parameters overrides this decision.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
+
     </variablelist>
 
     <para>Compile the package:</para>

Modified: branches/alphabetical/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- branches/alphabetical/BOOK/general.ent	2006-02-28 17:10:27 UTC (rev 7399)
+++ branches/alphabetical/BOOK/general.ent	2006-03-01 21:22:02 UTC (rev 7400)
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
 <?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
-<!ENTITY version "ALPHABETICAL-20060225">
-<!ENTITY releasedate "Febraury 27, 2006">
+<!ENTITY version "ALPHABETICAL-20060301">
+<!ENTITY releasedate "March 1, 2006">
 <!ENTITY milestone "6.2">
 <!ENTITY generic-version "development"> <!-- Use "development", "testing", or "x.y[-pre{x}]" -->
 




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