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From Stas Bekman <>
Subject Re: updating docs on
Date Wed, 31 May 2006 01:06:13 GMT
Philip M. Gollucci wrote:
>>>> Does someone know how to check if the generation
>>>> of the html docs from the svn repository
>>>> is working? 
> Yes, it was borked.  I've fixed it and just fired off a manual full regen.
> For reference see docs/trunk/README.SITE for these instructions.
> ssh
> sudo -H -u perlwww bash
> bash-2.05b$ 
> /home/perlwww/
> /x1/home/perlwww/
> Bash-2.05b$
> hmm that seemed to have worked, but it clearly isn't.  On a hunch, in
> file /home/perlwww/
> in sub update(), I changed the system("svn update....") command so its 
> output wasn't sent to /dev/null and see this when I try it again
> svn: Working copy 'src/docs/1.0/os' locked
> svn: run 'svn cleanup' to remove locks (type 'svn help cleanup' for 
> details)

Yeah, this has happened before - for some reason a lock was dropped (I 
think someone was doing a manual update and got perms wrong. Remember you 
need to sudo perlwww before you do the updates.

> Thus to fix:
> bash-2.05b$ cd /x1/home/perlwww/
> bash-2.05b$ svn cleanup
> I wonder if its worth making the script smater to account for this
> as this is now the second time thats happened since I've been around.

Good call. just remember that by default it should be quiet, and report 
only errors.

Stas Bekman
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