Bug 632027 - RFE: Add an output option to publican for manpage output
RFE: Add an output option to publican for manpage output
Product: Publican
Classification: Community
Component: publican (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeff Fearn
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-09-08 19:02 EDT by Deon Ballard
Modified: 2010-11-23 23:18 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: publican-2.2-0.fc13
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-10-08 16:43:01 EDT
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Description Deon Ballard 2010-09-08 19:02:29 EDT
It would be wonderful if publican could output manpages in nroff format. I'm using Docbook XML for some manpages I'm writing, but I have to use a different tool to get the man page output.
Comment 1 Jeff Fearn 2010-09-24 01:36:06 EDT
I've added basic support for this in trunk, build 2.1-0.%{dist}.t79, but we will need to do some testing on a book containing refentry's.
Comment 2 Jeff Fearn 2010-10-03 22:38:42 EDT
This is in place, but it will no doubt require tweaking once the standard for creating man pages is specified. For tracking it's easier if we close this bug with 2.2 and open new bugs for the changes required as the come to light.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2010-10-06 01:49:24 EDT
publican-2.2-0.fc13 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 13.
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2010-10-06 01:50:39 EDT
publican-2.2-0.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2010-10-06 01:50:42 EDT
publican-2.2-0.fc14 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 14.
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2010-10-08 16:40:48 EDT
publican-2.2-0.fc13 has been pushed to the Fedora 13 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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