Re: [Boost-docs] [scope exit] Documentation

Subject: Re: [Boost-docs] [scope exit] Documentation
From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-01-28 13:43:37

On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 4:02 AM, Daniel James <daniel_james_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> 2009/1/27 Daniel James <daniel_james_at_[hidden]>:
>> You've added the documentation to 'doc/Jamfile.v2' - but this won't
>> build the html documentation, to include it in the combined
>> documentation it needs to be added to 'doc/src/boost.xml' and some
>> modifications need to be made to your Jamfile. And a few other things
>> need to be done.
> I've attached a patch which fixes a lot of links, adds a forwarding
> html page so that 'libs/scope_exit/index.html' will redirect to the
> correct place, and adds some parameters to the documentation build so
> that it links correctly to files in boost. Note that quickbook links
> need to be relative to the html directory that they're built to.
> I've also removed scope_exit from the doc Jamfile. There are two ways
> of dealing with quickbook/boostbook documentation in boost - you can
> either add it to the combined documentation in the
> '$BOOST_ROOT/doc/html' so that it gets built as part of the release
> process (the typeof documentation is an example of this), or build it
> as standalone document and check in the generated documentation
> yourself into 'libs/scope_exit/doc/html'. I think you'd based your
> documentation on libraries which do it both ways so it wasn't clear
> which you were trying to do. Since you've generally linked to
> 'libs/scope_exit/doc/html/index.html' I assume you want to build
> standalone documentation so I went with that method. So as well as
> this patch, the documentation needs to built and checked in.


No reply from Alexander, so please go ahead and commit these changes.
I'll hold generation of a fresh beta until I see them in the snapshot
and you give me the OK that they are working correctly.



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