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From Per Einar Ellefsen <>
Subject Re: cvs commit: modperl-docs/src/search .swishcgi.conf search_options
Date Wed, 29 May 2002 11:10:28 GMT
At 09:17 29.05.2002, Stas Bekman wrote:
>Thanks Bill for this change, I'll adjust the rest of the things, including 
>>> >> must be run befor generating any pages.
>>> >>   I'm not clear how (or if) Docset can do that automatically.
>>> >
>>> >Could you please add the files generated by to CVS? We do that for
>>> >the other files, because if not each person who wants to build the 
>>> docs has
>>> >to run the individual files.
>>>Oh, sorry.  I misunderstood what was for.  I thought it would be
>>>part of the bin/build process.  I guess it's not a Makefile.
>>Hmm, I wonder if DocSet should maybe start supporting this as a feature.. 
>>Or maybe not. We'll manage as is.
>No it shouldn't. You run infrequently and shouldn't be run every 
>time bin/build is run. If you want to run it from DocSet it should be 
>rewritten to support source modification control, so it'll be executed 
>only when things change. If you look at the existing files, they 
>are all very different, so it's not that simple to define dependency rules.
>Later if we feel a burning need for this we can add this feature.
>>>How do I tell Docset not to copy to dst_html?
>>In src/config.cfg we say to copy the whole search/ dir.
>>Change this part in src/config.cfg (adding the line)
>>     copy_skip => [
>>         '(?:^|\/)CVS(?:\/|$)', # skip cvs control files
>>         '#|~',                 # skip emacs backup files
>>         'make\.pl',
>>     ],
>>I tested it, works correctly.
>I guess it doesn't matter if it gets copied. Or do you feel strongly about 
>not doing that?

I guess Bill's point was that it's a CGI-executable dir, so we don't want 
any confusion about what is CGI and what not.

Per Einar Ellefsen

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