Notes on the current pdf version of the book

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Aug 5 13:39:04 PDT 2009


Matthew Burgess wrote:
> On Wed, 05 Aug 2009 15:07:42 -0500, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> I wish there were an easier way to find these overflows than scrolling
>> through what is now a 1200 page book.
> 
> When I spotted the recent overflow in LFS, finding it was quite easy; the
> pdf.log file generated by the Makefile.  The logfile contains the warning
> about the overflow with the line number it occurred in.  That line number,
> in turn, refers to the .fo file that contains the entire book, which is in
> the temporary render directory of the book. 

Knew that.

  Viewing the surrounding area
> should point you to the package in the book that contains the overflow.

Didn't look close enough.  Thanks.

   -- Bruce



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