r7771 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome pst/ps

thomas at linuxfromscratch.org thomas at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Feb 22 06:12:46 PST 2009


Author: thomas
Date: 2009-02-22 07:12:45 -0700 (Sun, 22 Feb 2009)
New Revision: 7771

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/pst/ps/a2ps.xml
Log:
Fix configure issues in a2ps


Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2009-02-19 20:06:02 UTC (rev 7770)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2009-02-22 14:12:45 UTC (rev 7771)
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
 $Date$
 -->
 
-<!ENTITY day          "19">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
+<!ENTITY day          "22">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY month        "02">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY year         "2009">
 <!ENTITY copyrightdate "2001-&year;">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2009-02-19 20:06:02 UTC (rev 7770)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2009-02-22 14:12:45 UTC (rev 7771)
@@ -42,6 +42,15 @@
 -->
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>February 22th, 2009</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[thomas] - Fix configure issues in a2ps.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>February 19th, 2009</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/pst/ps/a2ps.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/pst/ps/a2ps.xml	2009-02-19 20:06:02 UTC (rev 7770)
+++ trunk/BOOK/pst/ps/a2ps.xml	2009-02-22 14:12:45 UTC (rev 7771)
@@ -78,6 +78,8 @@
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">a2ps Dependencies</bridgehead>
 
+    <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
+    <para role="required"><xref linkend="gperf"/></para>
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
     <para role="recommended"><xref linkend="psutils"/>, and
     <xref linkend="cups"/> or <xref linkend="LPRng"/>
@@ -105,11 +107,23 @@
   <sect2 role="installation">
     <title>Installation of a2ps</title>
 
+    <para>First run <command>autoconf</command> to recreate the
+    <filename>configure</filename> script. This is required cause
+    there is an issue in the mktime test which would cause the
+    <filename>configure</filename> to hang for 60 seconds and than
+    report that there is no working mktime function.</para>
+
+<screen><userinput>autoconf</userinput></screen>
+
+    <para>Fix a bug in the handling of the version output of
+    <command>gperf</command>:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput>sed -i "s;GPERF --version |;& head -n 1 |;" configure</userinput></screen>
+
     <para>Install <application>a2ps</application> by running the following
     commands:</para>
 
-<screen><userinput>sed -i 's/+0 -1/-k 1,2/' afm/make_fonts_map.sh &&
-sed -i "s|/usr/local/share|/usr/share|" configure &&
+<screen><userinput>sed -i "s;/usr/local/share;/usr/share;" configure &&
 ./configure --prefix=/usr \
     --sysconfdir=/etc/a2ps \
     --enable-shared \




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