r6440 - in trunk/BOOK: general/prog introduction/welcome

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Jan 20 16:06:52 PST 2007


Author: randy
Date: 2007-01-20 17:06:52 -0700 (Sat, 20 Jan 2007)
New Revision: 6440

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general/prog/perl-modules.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Modified the Spiffy, Test::Base and YAML Perl Module instructions so that UTF-8 encoded manual pages are not installed

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/prog/perl-modules.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/prog/perl-modules.xml	2007-01-20 21:46:22 UTC (rev 6439)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/prog/perl-modules.xml	2007-01-21 00:06:52 UTC (rev 6440)
@@ -1219,8 +1219,36 @@
       <primary sortas="g-YAML">YAML</primary>
     </indexterm>
 
-    <para></para>
+    <para>The <application>YAML</application> modules implement a
+    <application>YAML</application> Loader and Dumper based on the
+    <application>YAML</application> 1.0 specification 
+    <ulink url="http://www.yaml.org/spec/"/>.
+    <application>YAML</application> is a generic data serialization language
+    that is optimized for human readability. It can be used to express the data
+    structures of most modern programming languages.</para>
 
+    <note>
+      <para>The <application>YAML</application>,
+      <application>Test::Base</application> and
+      <application>Spiffy</application> modules will install UTF-8
+      encoded manual pages. To modify the manual pages so that non-UTF-8
+      encoded pages are installed, issue the following commands (before
+      any other build commands):</para>
+
+<screen><literal>For <application>Spiffy</application>:     <command>sed -i 's,\xc3\xb6,o,' lib/Spiffy.pm</command>
+
+For <application>Test::Base</application>: <command>sed -i 's,\xc3\xb6,o,' \
+                  lib/Test/Base{,/Filter}.pm \
+                  lib/Module/Install/TestBase.pm</command>
+
+For <application>YAML</application>:       <command>sed -i 's,\xc3\xb6,o,' \
+                  ysh lib/Test/YAML.pm \
+                  lib/YAML.pm \
+                  lib/YAML/{Types,Node,Error,Marshall,Tag,Base}.pm \
+                  lib/YAML/{Loader,Dumper}{,/Base}.pm</command></literal></screen>
+
+    </note>
+
     <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
       <listitem>
         <para><ulink

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-01-20 21:46:22 UTC (rev 6439)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-01-21 00:06:52 UTC (rev 6440)
@@ -45,6 +45,11 @@
       <para>January 20th, 2007</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Modified the Spiffy, Test::Base and YAML Perl Module
+          instructions so that UTF-8 encoded manual pages are not
+          installed.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[randy] - Modified the XScreenSaver instructions so that a
           UTF-8 encoded manual page is not installed.</para>
         </listitem>




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