jhalfs version for BLFS 6.3

George Boudreau georgeb at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Sep 3 14:12:53 PDT 2008


linux fan wrote:
> (**EDIT ME***) Book version (mandatory)
> 
>     I did change this to
> 
>   (6.3) Book version (mandatory)
> 
> What it does for me is to cycle through blfs-xml for 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 
> reorg, and when trying to do the next menu screen,  it says "ERROR: 
> basic error trapped! <jhalfs 2.3.1> exit make: *** [all] Error 2".
> 
> When I look at
> svn list svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/tags/6.3 
> <http://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/tags/6.3>
> 6.0/
> 6.1/
> 6.2/
> 6.3/
> reorg/
> 
> Whereas when I look at
> svn list svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/tags/6.2.0 
> <http://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/tags/6.2.0>
> INSTALL
> Makefile
> README
> appendices/
> basicnet/
> book/
> connect/
> general/
> general.ent
> gnome/
> images/
> index.xml
> introduction/
> kde/
> multimedia/
> obfuscate.sh
> postlfs/
> pst/
> server/
> stylesheets/
> template/
> tidy.conf
> x/
> xincludes/
> xsoft/
> 
> It seems to be that discrepancy that triggers the errors.
> 
   Interesting, I do not see this in my svn work. Please download a copy 
of the latest code from here.
  svn co svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/ALFS/jhalfs/trunk jhalfs

   If this solves the problem I will check in a few more changes and do 
a bug fix release.


> On Tue, Sep 2, 2008 at 9:19 PM, George Boudreau 
> <georgeb at linuxfromscratch.org <mailto:georgeb at linuxfromscratch.org>> wrote:
> 
>     linux fan wrote:
>      > Will there be a jhalfs version for BLFS Version 6.3?
> 
>      jhalfs can use either svn or release document. The only reasons for
>     jhalfs revisions are improvements/bugs in the code or drastic changes to
>     the document styling.
> 
>      > I have worked through building lfs manually and progressed through
>      > building lfs and blfs using the excellent jhalfs software. I have had
>      > wonderful success building using the custom tools approach. I
>     have found
>      > that the blfs-tool can be a help in solving dependencies and can
>     be used
>      > to build packages, or to contribute to developing custom-tools
>     scripts.
>      > Now, with the release of BLFS Version 6.3 as the stable version,
>     there
>      > is no jhalfs version that is able to build the BLFS 6.3 versions of
>      > packages with the blfs-tool. The jhalfs-2.3.1 blfs-tool builds
>     SVN which
>      > is often builds later package versions than BLFS 6.3, which could
>     lead
>      > to a possibly unstable system. Apparently, the blfs-xml for BLFS
>     6.3 is
>      > still being awaited.
>      From the main menu screen.
> 
>       Use Book (Beyond Linux From Scratch)
> 
>       Release (Branch or Stable)  <<- NOT svn
> 
>       (**EDIT ME***) Book version (mandatory)
> 
>         change this to
> 
>       (6.3) Book version (mandatory)
> 
>      > Great news would be the release of a jhalfs version that can
>     build BLFS 6.3.
>      >
> 
>      If this does not work please send me detailed log information.
> 
>        George
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