[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Cannot easily contribute to the wiki

From: Joshua Branson
Subject: Re: Cannot easily contribute to the wiki
Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 05:26:56 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/26.1 (gnu/linux)

Thomas Schwinge <thomas@codesourcery.com> writes:

I was able to my local hurd wiki to build locally.  I had to disable the
xapian search and ymlfront plugins.  Now I have the hurd wiki building

Hoo ray!!!

> Hi!
> On Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:19:42 -0400, Joshua Branson <jbranso@fastmail.com> 
> wrote:
>> A few years ago I had the Hurd wiki cloned locally, and I could rather
>> trivially set it up.  However, following the online guide a few days
>> ago, I'm running into some issues.
>> https://www.gnu.org/software/hurd/contributing/web_pages.html
>> I've cloned the repo.  I've run
>> $ apt-get install ikiwiki libyaml-syck-perl markdown
>> libsearch-xapian-perl texinfo
>> Neither of these commands work in the web pages directory:
>>  ikiwiki --setup ikiwiki.setup
>> ./render_locally
>> They both fail with "Failed to load plugin, Ikiwiki::Plugin::field".
> Please always quote the exact log what you did and what happened;
> copy'n'paste from your terminal.
>> Basically getting all of ikiwiki's plugins needed to run the hurd wiki
>> is a bit of a pain.
> That's why these non-standard "field" etc. plugins are shipped inside the
> Hurd "web" repository, see ".library/IkiWiki/Plugin/".
>> This is not a complaint just an observation and a request for help.
> Thanks for reporting.
> I'm aware of one problem that is seen with "recent" verions of Perl
> (don't know when exactly this started), which indeed makes the "getfield"
> plugin fail to load:
>     $ ./render_locally
>     Failed to load plugin IkiWiki::Plugin::getfield: Unescaped left brace in 
> regex is illegal here in regex; marked by <-- HERE in m/{{ <-- HERE 
> \$([-\w/]+#)?[-\w]+}}/ at [...]/.library/IkiWiki/Plugin/getfield.pm line 68.
>     Compilation failed in require at (eval 94) line 1.
>     BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at (eval 94) line 1.
> (This, or something similar, also happens when pushing to darnassus.)
> I already have identified a fix, and will push that in the next days.
> Grüße
>  Thomas

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]