Skip to content

HTTPS clone URL

Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with
or
.
Download ZIP
THIS IS JUST A PREVIEW REPO DO NOT FORK DO NOT SUBMIT ISSUES TO NOT SEND PULL REQUESTS THANKS :)
JavaScript Perl Shell Ruby Python
branch: master

Fetching latest commit…

Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time

Failed to load latest commit information.
DocKit
common
couchdb-manual-1.1
couchdb-release-1.1
metadocs
Makefile
Makefile.bootstrap
README.md

README.md

CouchDB Docs

This repo include DocBook source for Apache CouchDB API docs and release guides.

Requirements

In order to build the documentation you need the following Perl modules installed:

Carp File::Basename Getopt::Long IO::File Module::Load; Module::Util XML::Parser::PerlSAX Image::Info DateTime

To use the publishing system, you need the following Perl modules:

Archive::Zip Cwd File::Rsync

In short:

$ [sudo] cpan -i Carp File::Basename IO:File Module::Load Module::Util XML::Parser::PerlSAX Image::Info Archive::Zip Cwd File::Rsync DateTime

Format Requirements

To actually build the target formats and assemble the documentation, you also need:

xsltproc (http://xmlsoft.org/XSLT/downloads.html) FOP 1.x (http://xmlgraphics.apache.org/fop/) Zip GNU make

Building

You can build all of the available documentation (in the respective formats) from the top level of the repository using:

$ make everything

If you want to make a specific document (in all formats), change to the directory and make everything:

$ cd couchdb-manual/
$ make everything

To make a specific format for a specific document, change to the directory and specify the target. For example, to make a PDF of the couchbase-api document:

$ cd couchdb-manual
$ make couchbase-api.pdf

Publishing

Publishing of the documentation creates and assembles the correct documentation and bundles ready for distribution/download.

Then, from the top level of the main CouchDocs repo:

$ make publish

The process also creates an index file (index.html), and copies the configured documents into the directory specified in the Makefile (PUBLISH_DIR)

License

Creative Commons 3.0.

Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.