Ag. D. Hatzimanikas a.hatzim at gmail.com
Thu Aug 2 10:30:37 PDT 2007

On Thu, Aug 02, at 12:58 Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
> M.Canales.es wrote:
> > El Jueves, 2 de Agosto de 2007 01:06, Jeremy Huntwork escribió:
> > 
> >> Yes, but the book lists *tar-1.14* as the host prerequisite which is, I
> >> think, the point Dan was trying to make.
> > 
> > The book also list Bash-2.0, but jhalfs requires at least Bash-3.0. Plus, the 
> > book don't depend on several packages that are required by jhalfs, like sudo, 
> > libxml, libxslt, etc..
> The libxml and libxslt stuff could be dropped if we were to make use of 
> a C or C++ based parser. I know George M. was working heavily on a 
> solution, but I don't know his current status. The one that is in the 
> alfs-POC works well enough (I'm sure there's bugs that need to be fixed, 
> but it was working last I checked.)

Yes, I am using your parser to extract the commands from the Book.
I don't know the status of the parser, by my country fellow, but we can
try yours in the meantime.


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