[Israel.pm] Perl index

Shlomi Fish shlomif at iglu.org.il
Sun Jun 5 08:27:07 PDT 2005


On Sunday 05 June 2005 16:00, Offer Kaye wrote:
> On 6/5/05, Gabor Szabo wrote:
> > The pod is here
> > http://www.szabgab.com/articles/perlindex.pod
> > and I use
> > pod2html("--infile=perlindex.tmp", "--outfile=perlindex.html",
> > "--noindex");
>
> I'm confused - you have:
> (1) http://www.szabgab.com/articles/perlindex.yaml
> (2) http://www.szabgab.com/articles/perlindex.pod
> (3) http://www.szabgab.com/articles/perlindex.html
>
> A. How do you get from (1) to (2)?
> B. How do you get from (2) to (3)? The command you give above mentions
> a "perlindex.tmp", what is that? Also, how does the command above
> create all the perldoc.perl.org links?
>
> FWIW, I tried Shlomi's suggestion of Pod::Xhtml from the command line
> (I used version 1.40):
> pod2xhtml.pl --infile perlindex.pod --outfile perlindex.html --noindex
>
> The command worked okay but the generated file still had validation
> errors, although there were a lot less of them, so I think it is
> indeed better to use Pod::Xhtml (assuming you can integrate it into
> whatever flow you are using).

Well, there's a graver problem: Pod::Xhtml does not hyperlink all the L<...> 
escapes properly. Guess it's another bug.

Regards,

	Shlomi Fish

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