Re: [PATCH 0/5] Make PDF builds work again
- Date: Sun, 18 Jun 2017 22:18:29 -0300
- From: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/5] Make PDF builds work again
Em Sun, 18 Jun 2017 17:46:25 -0600
Jonathan Corbet <corbet@xxxxxxx> escreveu:
> I've just spent rather more time than I would like figuring out why the PDF
> builds fail and what was needed to fix it. The result is the following
> patch series. It's a combination of little mistakes and fragility in the
> whole PDF build tool chain.
Yeah, the PDF toolchain is very fragile. Yet, I'm pretty sure I was able
to build PDF in the past without noticing the problems fixed by patches
1 and 2. Maybe the bugs has to do with some specific incompatibility with
What Sphinx version are you using?
It is too late now, but tomorrow I'll test with a few Spinx versions
and see if PDF builds equally well with them.
> Mauro, Daniel: Do you want the last two? Or otherwise give me acks? I'd
> like to send the set Linusward forthwith so that 4.12 can come out with
> a working PDF build.
For the media and EDAC changes (patches 3 and 4), once I test it,
feel free to add my ack and send via your tree:
Acked-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> In general, I'm dismayed by the fragility of the whole thing. I'm also a
> little concerned that nobody except Jim complained about the problem.
Actually, despite any "errors", usually it produces the PDF files.
I have a robot building just the media documentation, daily basis,
from media development tree, at:
The robot is using Sphinx 1.4.8 version.
> Perhaps nobody really cares about PDF output anymore? In the absence of a
> concerted effort on somebody's part, I predict that PDF building will be
> broken much of the time. I have to wonder if it's worth it...
> Jonathan Corbet (5):
> Docs: Include the Latex "ifthen" package
> Docs: Remove redundant geometry package inclusion
> Docs: fix table problems in ras.rst
> Docs: Use kernel-figure in vidioc-g-selection.rst
> DRM: Fix an incorrectly formatted table
> Documentation/admin-guide/ras.rst | 10 ++--
> Documentation/conf.py | 3 +-
> .../media/uapi/v4l/vidioc-g-selection.rst | 4 +-
> include/drm/bridge/dw_hdmi.h | 70 +++++++++++-----------
> 4 files changed, 43 insertions(+), 44 deletions(-)