[ESS] Building documentation with texinfo 5

Rodney Sparapani rsparapa at mcw.edu
Thu Feb 28 15:23:10 CET 2013

On 02/28/2013 06:42 AM, Ista Zahn wrote:
> Building docs from git fails for me too with
> making Info documentation...
> LC_ALL=C LANG=en makeinfo ess.texi
> ess.texi:12: warning: @include should only appear at a line beginning
> (possibly involving @ESSVER)
> ess.texi:12: warning: @include should not appear in @w (possibly
> involving @ESSVER)
> ess.texi:12: misplaced }
> ess.texi:12: @w missing close brace
> ./newfeat.texi:1: warning: @itemize has text but no @item
> ./onewfeat.texi:1: warning: @itemize has text but no @item
> make[1]: *** [info/ess.info] Error 1
> Best,
> Ista

Weird.  The message says Warning, but apparently they really are Errors.
Unfortunately, we use the @include trick a lot.  We can't easily fix
this right away.  Luckily, the docs are mirrored online, as always, at

Rodney Sparapani, PhD  Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research
Sr. Biostatistician               http://www.mcw.edu/pcor
4 wheels good, 2 wheels better!   Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW)
WWLD?:  What Would Lombardi Do?   Milwaukee, WI, USA

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