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Re: CVS Texinfo fails to build the Autoconf manual (from git)

From: Eric Blake
Subject: Re: CVS Texinfo fails to build the Autoconf manual (from git)
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2012 13:46:00 -0600
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On 07/18/2012 01:21 PM, Patrice Dumas wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 17, 2012 at 10:46:58AM -0600, Eric Blake wrote:
>> tool and therefore which semantics will be encountered).  My preference
>> would be for preserving the existing semantics, so that the autoconf
>> manual does not have to change what it already has in place.
> Here is a patch for the autoconf manual which removes the @c in macro
> definitions and avoid having @ followed by a newline split macro
> invocation line.  The second part leads to a better TeX output as @samp
> are not split by an end of line anymore which was the case before in my
> testings.

Wow - we independently came up with the same patch.  I'm applying this
under your name; it's small enough that you don't need copyright
assignment.  Thanks again for helping analyze this.

Eric Blake   address@hidden    +1-919-301-3266
Libvirt virtualization library http://libvirt.org

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