Syntax, shall we?

revo at revo at
Fri Feb 1 02:08:52 PST 2002

On Fri, Feb 01, 2002 at 07:53:48AM -0800, Jesse Tie-Ten-Quee wrote:
> Yo,
> On Fri, Feb 01, 2002 at 04:05:23PM +0100, Neven Has wrote:
> > This looks good to me, including <setup> and <install> instead of
> > <prebuild> and <postbuild>.
> Anyone else have anything to say about it?  Cause i've never really
> liked <prebuild> or <postbuild> after we started redoing the syntax.

I like <setup> and <install> altought I like more <step name="conf"> or
<conf> so we can have as many steps as necesary.

> > I would still rename <meta> in something more descriptive, but I can't
> > think of a better name - <info> or something... or not. :)
> That's actually not a bad idea.  I just used well didn't know
> anything better, <info> it is, or does anyone else have a better
> keyword?

What about <general> ?

> > instead? Copy&pasting or not, this is too much for my taste. :)
> Nono, i'm talking about ditching entire support for multiple targets per
> mkdir tag, so like instead;
> <mkdir>&LFS;/usr/share/man/man1</mkdir>
> <mkdir>&LFS;/usr/share/man/man2</mkdir>
> <mkdir>&LFS;/usr/share/man/man3</mkdir>
> <mkdir>&LFS;/usr/share/man/man4</mkdir>
> <mkdir>&LFS;/usr/share/man/man5</mkdir>
> <mkdir>&LFS;/usr/share/man/man6</mkdir>
> <mkdir>&LFS;/usr/share/man/man7</mkdir>
> <mkdir>&LFS;/usr/share/man/man8</mkdir>

<command>mkdir &LFS;/usr/share/man/man{1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8}</command>

Sorry, I couldn't handle the temptation to support sh.

PS. I'm tring my new system, I hope it's properly configured.

Felipe Contreras
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