[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Use makeinfo to generate html doc for the new website

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Sat Aug 23 18:52:14 CEST 2014

On Sat, Aug 23, 2014 at 03:13:50PM +0200, Andreas Cadhalpun wrote:
> Hi,
> On 20.07.2014 23:23, Timothy Gu wrote:
> >texi2html is deprecated by upstream in favor of makeinfo/texi2any. See:
> >
> >- https://www.gnu.org/software/texinfo/manual/texinfo/html_node/texi2html.html
> >- https://wiki.debian.org/Texi2htmlTransition
> >- https://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2013/05/msg01516.html
> >
> >This is actually two separate changes. But as makeinfo and texi2html
> >adopt 2 (very) different init file syntaxes, it is easier to do the two
> >transitions at once.
> >
> >Based on a patch by Andreas Cadhalpun <Andreas.Cadhalpun at googlemail.com>.
> >
> >Fixes Trac ticket #3232.
> >
> >Signed-off-by: Timothy Gu <timothygu99 at gmail.com>
> >---
> Is there a reason, why this patch hasn't been applied?

the makeinfo available on our webserver is too old (4.13)
a newer version (provided by timothy), did not work
if someone wants to work on this, i can give him/her an account

note, we plan to migrate things to a box with ubuntu 14.04 but its
unknown when this will be finished



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