Subject: Re: Fix for docbook-simple
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
From: Mike M. Volokhov <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/17/2006 18:19:45
On Mon, 17 Apr 2006 16:32:32 +0200 Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:

> Some weeks ago I commited the following to the docbook-xml package:
> As noted by adrianp@, this change breaks the build of htdocs, which uses
> docbook-simple.  The problem is that both DTDs have the same prefix:


> Change the docbook-simple package so that it gets installed as
> share/xml/docbook/simple/1.1.

I'd prefer this.

> Refix the docbook-xml package so that the rewriteSystem entry is more
> specific.
> Or we can do both so that we have the same directory layout as the
> URLs and we avoid rewrite collisions.
> Any comments?  I think I prefer the latter solution.

I see no problems until all docs can be located properly, and catalog
location would not be changed. So if something will be affected it can
be its own problem then, but not Docbook nor catalogs.