Cygwin build documentation error.

Brian Dessent
Tue May 1 16:25:00 GMT 2007

Aaron Gray wrote:

> I am getting errors on building Cygwin. It appears to be something to do
> with the documentation.
> Am I missing something simple such as a package like cygwin-doc and if so
> where do I get it ?
> Error text below...
> Many thanks in advance,
> [...]
> gcc -g /usr/src/src/winsup/doc/doctool.c -o doctool
> ./doctool -m -d /usr/src/src/winsup/doc -d /usr/src/src/winsup/utils -d
> /usr/src/src/winsup/cygwin -s /usr/src/src/winsup/doc -o cygwin-ug-net.sgml
> /usr/src/src/winsup/doc/
> xmlto html -o cygwin-ug-net/ -m /usr/src/src/winsup/doc/cygwin.dsl
> cygwin-ug-net.sgml
> usage: xmlto [OPTION]... FORMAT XML

This should go to the Cygwin list.  You're building in winsup, which is
not part of gcc, so this is totally off topic.

The answer is that you probably have a missing package, or maybe a
non-Cygwin/native version of xmlto in your PATH, but we don't know. 
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