bugDatabase-driven manual pager suite - Bugs: bug #56838, Unknown format type: manext


bug #56838: Unknown format type: manext

Submitted by:  Tomasz Kłoczko <kloczek>
Submitted on:  Sat 31 Aug 2019 10:44:10 AM UTC
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Mon 22 Jun 2020 07:43:19 PM UTC, comment #4: 

OK, closing as requested.

Colin Watson <cjwatson>
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Wed 13 Nov 2019 04:34:07 PM UTC, comment #3: 

Please close that ticket.

Tomasz Kłoczko <kloczek>
Sat 21 Sep 2019 10:19:57 PM UTC, comment #2: 

Please close that ticket.

Tomasz Kłoczko <kloczek>
Sun 08 Sep 2019 12:03:41 PM UTC, comment #1: 

I can't reproduce this on Debian unstable; the format in question is defined in man/po4a/Locale/Po4a/Manext.pm, and the setting of PERL5LIB should be sufficient to let po4a find it.  What version of po4a are you using?

Colin Watson <cjwatson>
Project Administrator
Sat 31 Aug 2019 10:44:10 AM UTC, original submission:  

Cannot build latest man-db:

/usr/bin/mkdir -p ./tmp-po
set -e; for f in po/man-db-manpages.pot po/da.po po/de.po po/es.po po/fr.po po/id.po po/ja.po po/nl.po po/pl.po po/pt.po po/pt_BR.po po/ru.po po/sr.po po/sv.po po/tr.po po/zh_CN.po; do \
base=`basename $f`; \
cp -p ./$f ./tmp-po/; \
chmod u+w ./tmp-po/$base; \
PERL5LIB=. po4a --variable srcdir=../../man --variable builddir=../../man --variable podir=./tmp-po --keep 0 ./po4a.cfg
Unknown format type: manext.
List of valid formats:
  - asciidoc: AsciiDoc format.
  - dia: uncompressed Dia diagrams.
  - docbook: DocBook XML.
  - guide: Gentoo Linux's XML documentation format.
  - ini: INI format.
  - kernelhelp: Help messages of each kernel compilation option.
  - latex: LaTeX format.
  - man: Good old manual page format.
  - pod: Perl Online Documentation format.
  - rubydoc: Ruby Documentation (RD) format.
  - sgml: either DebianDoc or DocBook DTD.
  - texinfo: The info page format.
  - tex: generic TeX documents (see also latex).
  - text: simple text document.
  - wml: WML documents.
  - xhtml: XHTML documents.
  - xml: generic XML documents (see also docbook).
  - yaml: YAML documents.
make[3]: *** [Makefile:1595: all-local] Error 1
make[3]: Leaving directory '/home/tkloczko/rpmbuild/BUILD/man-db-2.8.7/man/po4a'
make[2]: *** [Makefile:1853: all-recursive] Error 1
make[1]: *** [Makefile:1569: all-recursive] Error 1
make: *** [Makefile:1497: all] Error 2
error: Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.UArSB4 (%build)

Tomasz Kłoczko <kloczek>


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