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FS#37751 - [git] Build with MAN_BOLD_LITERAL

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by jstjohn (jstjohn) - Wednesday, 13 November 2013, 06:37 GMT
Last edited by Dan McGee (toofishes) - Wednesday, 15 January 2014, 14:35 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Dan McGee (toofishes)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No

Details

Description: Using MAN_BOLD_LITERAL will typeset AsciiDoc literals in bold text[1]. Git uses AsciiDoc literals for commands and command options in its man pages[1][2][3], so this would make reading the man pages much, much easier.

[1] http://marc.info/?l=git&m=138424552300662&w=2
[2] http://marc.info/?l=git&m=138419319223845&w=2
[3] http://marc.info/?l=git&m=138431653412495&w=2

Additional info:
* package version: 1.8.4.2-1
This task depends upon

Closed by  Dan McGee (toofishes)
Wednesday, 15 January 2014, 14:35 GMT
Reason for closing:  Implemented
Additional comments about closing:  1.8.5.3-1
Comment by Dan McGee (toofishes) - Wednesday, 18 December 2013, 01:02 GMT
I already rebuilt for 1.8.5.2, but I'll stick this in the PKGBUILD for the next run.
Comment by Dan McGee (toofishes) - Wednesday, 18 December 2013, 01:28 GMT
Hmm, this isn't quite this easy, take a look at the PKGBUILD. We don't actually build the manpages, we use the pre-built ones.
Comment by jstjohn (jstjohn) - Friday, 10 January 2014, 06:59 GMT
This PKGBUILD successfully builds Git and the man pages. I've tested it in urxvt, and it works well.

http://sprunge.us/JSCF
Comment by jstjohn (jstjohn) - Tuesday, 14 January 2014, 06:14 GMT
The above PKGBUILD is missing "asciidoc" as a make dependency.

A PKGBUILD with the fixed makedepends is below:
http://sprunge.us/cVXH

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