[ESS] Building documentation with texinfo 5

Ista Zahn istazahn at gmail.com
Thu Feb 28 15:40:56 CET 2013

On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 9:23 AM, Rodney Sparapani <rsparapa at mcw.edu> wrote:
> 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
> http://ess.r-project.org/Manual/ess.html

Yep, not a big deal, just wanted to report it. Also I forgot to
mention this is with makeinfo version 5.0 on Arch linux.


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