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PDF version of Octave-FAQ

From: Rafael Laboissiere
Subject: PDF version of Octave-FAQ
Date: Fri, 25 Feb 2005 14:27:42 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.6+20040907i

* John W. Eaton <address@hidden> [2005-02-21 12:01]:

> On 21-Feb-2005, Rafael Laboissiere <address@hidden> wrote:
> | If nobody objects, I am going to
> | replace the PS files by the PDF files in the octave2.1-doc package.
> I don't object.  I've been thinking of adding a PDF version of the
> manual to the core distribution.  Now I've done that.  I also added
> rules for the liboctave docs, though they were never complete and are
> hopelessly out of date now.
> | A suggestion for the upstream authors: you might include a rule for building
> | octave.pdf in doc/Makefile.in, something like this:
> | 
> | octave.pdf: $(MAIN_TEXINFO) $(SUB_TEXINFO) ../conf.texi
> |         -TEXINPUTS="$(srcdir):$(srcdir)/..:$(TEXINPUTS):"; \
> |           export TEXINPUTS; \
> |           texi2pdf $<
> Thanks, this is what I used.

I noticed the changes in 2.1.66.  Thanks.  However, the FAQ is not built in
PDF format.  Attached below is the patch that I am using in the Debian
package for doing that.


Attachment: 50_build-faq-pdf.dpatch
Description: Text document

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