Building master on Fedora fails

Kevin J. McCarthy kevin at
Sun May 19 19:46:07 UTC 2019

On Sun, May 19, 2019 at 10:32:34AM -0700, Kevin J. McCarthy wrote:
>On Sun, May 19, 2019 at 01:02:16AM +0200, Eike Rathke wrote:
>>One is the call
>>/usr/bin/docbook2texi --encoding=utf-8 \
>>   --string-param output-file=mutt \
>>   --string-param 'directory-category=Email-software' \
>>   --string-param 'directory-description=Text based mail reader' \
>>   manual.xml
>I added this program name because it was named that way on Arch Linux. 
>On Arch, at least, the program is the same as Debian: a perl script. 
>I'd be interested to see what the Fedora version looks like.

I've checked upstream, <>.  The 0.8.8 
release includes docbook2texi as a perl script, and it clearly supports 
the --string-param argument.  If you have any more information on why 
Fedora's version is out of sync with upstream I'd appreciate it.

Kevin J. McCarthy
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