[blfs-dev] Formatting for PDF Output

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop at ntlworld.com
Wed Aug 22 08:42:39 PDT 2012


On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 10:37:04AM -0500, Randy McMurchy wrote:
> Hi all,
> 
> There are a few places in the book where long extended commands inside
> <screen><userinput> tags are not legible in PDF output. Here are our choices:
> 
> 1) Not worry about it and comment out the PDF generation from the Makefile.
> 
 I prefer this.

> 2) Create files that can be downloaded instead of having to cut and paste
> from the book.
> 
> 3) Split up the long <screen><userinput> sections into smaller chunks that
> would fit on PDF pages. This would not affect cut and paste ability.
> 
> Examples of what I am talking about are the mozconfig files (which already
> are downloadable) and the commands to create an initramfs. My preference is
> to split the sections into smaller chunks, but I'd like to get everyone's
> take on the issue.
> 
 I thought we stopped maintaining downloadable mozconfig files ?

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