Generating HTML from CVS XML Source

Larry Lawrence larry at
Tue Feb 18 12:37:46 PST 2003

"Frank Gore" <fgore at> wrote in message
news:200302181327.21854.fgore at
> Since I can't access the LFS CVS book on the web, I figured I'd download
> XML source from CVS and generate the HTML myself... HAH! I followed the
> directions in the INSTALL and README files to the letter, and the results
> were atrocious. The listed command for generating the book only spews out
> the text on the console (not to files), and without any HTML tags. Using
> command to generate one big html file isn't much better. At least it
> to a file, but all I get is one solid chunk of text without any linebreaks
> HTML tags.
> Are those instructions for generating useable documents from XML source
> up to date?
> Frank

Try it with "-t sgml" instead of "-t xml".


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