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From: Kyle Meyer <kyle@kyleam.com>
To: "Thomas S. Dye" <tsd@tsdye.online>, orgmode <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: Org mode manual export
Date: Sat, 22 May 2021 13:48:02 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87lf86bqy5.fsf@kyleam.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87tumuelpx.fsf@tsdye.online>

Thomas S. Dye writes:

> Aloha all,
>
> The Org mode FAQ on Worg correctly reports that the Org mode 
> manual is written in Org mode, but it implies that it is exported 
> to texinfo using pandoc--"You can export .org files to texinfo 
> using Pandoc".
>
> I thought the manual was exported to texinfo with ox-texinfo, but 
> I don't know for certain.
>
> Can someone confirm how the Org mode manual is exported to 
> texinfo, please?

Yes, you're right that ox-texinfo is used.

In doc/Makefile there's

  org.texi orgguide.texi:	org-manual.org org-guide.org
  	$(BATCH) 				      \
  	  --eval '(add-to-list `load-path "../lisp")' \
  	  --eval '(load "../mk/org-fixup.el")' 	      \
  	  --eval '(org-make-manuals)'

where org-make-manuals is defined in mk/org-fixup.el as

  (defun org-make-manuals ()
    "Generate the Texinfo files out of Org manuals."
    (require 'ox-texinfo)
    (dolist (manual '("../doc/org-manual.org" "../doc/org-guide.org"))
      (find-file manual)
      (org-texinfo-export-to-texinfo)))


  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-05-22 17:48 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-22 17:12 Thomas S. Dye
2021-05-22 17:30 ` Greg Minshall
2021-05-22 17:48 ` Kyle Meyer [this message]
2021-05-22 18:12   ` Thomas S. Dye

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