Bug 600258 - Missing SystemTap Beginners Guide
Summary: Missing SystemTap Beginners Guide
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: systemtap   
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Version: 6.0
Hardware: All Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Frank Ch. Eigler
QA Contact: Petr Muller
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Reported: 2010-06-04 09:57 UTC by Mark Wielaard
Modified: 2016-09-20 02:06 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: systemtap-1.2-7.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-11-10 21:45:28 UTC
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Description Mark Wielaard 2010-06-04 09:57:48 UTC
Description of problem:

The SystemTap Beginners Guide is missing.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Look for /usr/share/doc/systemtap-1.2/SystemTap_Beginners_Guide*

Actual results:

Nothing there.

Expected results:

PDF and HTML versions of the guide.

Additional info:

The spec file disables publican support, but publican is now available in the optional repository, so it should be enabled to generate the documentation.

Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-06-07 16:09:37 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for

Comment 3 Frank Ch. Eigler 2010-06-21 20:34:21 UTC
(In reply to comment #0)

> The spec file disables publican support, but publican is now available in the
> optional repository, so it should be enabled to generate the documentation.    

Unfortunately, publican is only available on i686/x86-64, since java is absent
on ppc64/s390x.  I guess on x86* only we could build docs.

Comment 6 Petr Muller 2010-08-20 13:17:00 UTC
# ls /usr/share/doc/systemtap-1.2/SystemTap_Beginners_Guide*

appe-Publican-Revision_History.html  images                          sect-RedHat-We_Need_Feedback.html
arrayoperators.html                  index.html                      syscallsbyprocpidsect.html
arrayops-aggregates.html             inodewatch2sect.html            SystemTap_Beginners_Guide-Preface.html
arrayops-conditionals.html           inodewatchsect.html             systemtapscript-handler.html
arrayops-deleting.html               introduction.html               threadtimessect.html
arrayops-foreach.html                intro-systemtap-vs-others.html  timeoutssect.html
arrayops-increment.html              iotimesect.html                 topsyssect.html
arrayops-readvalues.html             ix01.html                       traceio2sect.html
associativearrays.html               mainsect-disk.html              traceiosect.html
commandlineargssect.html             mainsect-profiling.html         understanding-how-systemtap-works.html
Common_Content                       paracallgraph.html              understanding-tapsets.html
cross-compiling.html                 references.html                 useful-systemtap-scripts.html
errors.html                          runtimeerror.html               using-systemtap.html
futexcontentionsect.html             scriptconstructions.html        using-usage.html
handlerconditionalstatements.html    scripts.html

on i686 and x86_64 as described in comment 3. Moving to VERIFIED.

Comment 7 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-11-10 21:45:28 UTC
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.

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