[Nas] Malformed man pages

Erik Auerswald auerswal at unix-ag.uni-kl.de
Sun Oct 9 12:17:11 MDT 2011


On 10/09/2011 07:50 PM, Steve McIntyre wrote:
> I've had a weird bug reported (http://bugs.debian.org/639543) against
> nas in Debian. Looking at the details, it's clearly caused by cpp
> processing of the manual pages.
> In a build where I have already installed the libaudio-dev package,
> then cpp finds audio/audiolib.h and includes its contents in the man
> page output.

I could not reproduce this with debian/unstable and an up-to-date svn 

> If not, then the #include in the man page fails and
> (using older cpp versions) is simply excluded from the man page output
> or (using newer cpp) the man page is truncated at that point.

I could not reproduce this (using debian/unstable) with my svn checkout. 
The man page of AuStartFlow (example from the bug report) was build just 

> Is anybody else seeing this problem? I've tried tweaking settings in
> the nas build so that imake etc. won't preprocess the man pages, but
> to no avail thus far...

I use make distclean && xmkmf && make World to build NAS, just as the 
docs say.


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