#3177 closed defect (fixed)

Replace/update POSIX Compliance Guide

Reported by: Joel Sherrill Owned by: Chris Johns
Priority: normal Milestone: 5.1
Component: doc Version: 5
Severity: normal Keywords:
Cc: Blocked By:


The POSIX Compliance Guide was never converted from texinfo. Beyond that, it is out of date and follows the outline of the printed version of the POSIX standard which no one sees anymore. This ticket proposes:

  1. new Sphinx document
  2. contents generated from POSIX API tracking spreadsheet (CSV)
  3. outline per .h file, not functional area
  4. use bullets, not tables so easier to format

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed on Oct 11, 2017 at 10:37:09 PM by Joel Sherrill

Component: admindoc
Milestone: 4.12.0
Owner: set to Joel Sherrill
Status: newassigned

comment:2 Changed on Oct 12, 2017 at 7:29:47 PM by Chris Johns

Owner: changed from Joel Sherrill to Chris Johns

Add waf support to convert the CSV file to ReST.

comment:3 Changed on Oct 13, 2017 at 1:26:12 AM by Chris Johns <chrisj@…>

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

In 2804294/rtems-docs:

posix-compliance: Add automatic generation of the ReST file from CSV data.

Closes #3177.

comment:4 Changed on Nov 9, 2017 at 6:27:14 AM by Sebastian Huber


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