[MPlayer-users] Building the mplayer html docs
Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski
dominik at rangers.eu.org
Wed Jul 23 15:58:36 CEST 2008
On Wednesday, 23 July 2008 at 07:05, andrew wrote:
> I was prompted recently to rewrite the part of my installation script
> for the svn mplayer that deals with generating the mplayer html docs.
> Mostly because recent makefile changes broke the script :-).
> Can I ask how most people go about building the docs? My own method is
> as follows:
> cd mplayer
> ./configure \
> --prefix=/usr \
> --mandir=/usr/man \
> --confdir=/etc/mplayer \
> cd DOCS/xml
> make html-single-en
> cd ../../
> make install DESTDIR=$PKG
> etc etc for an unusually anally-retentive slackbuild script. So my
> question is:
> 1. How do other people do this?
The additional step is only necessary for SVN builds. Releases (as rare
as they are) come with HTML docs pre-built.
> 2. Will this ever be built into the mplayer configure options as
> something like:
> ./configure --with-htmldocs
It is a nice idea. We might implement it one day. Of course, you could
send a patch and make it happen sooner. ;)
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