[PATCH] contrib: use sphinx-build from a venv

Frank Ch. Eigler fche@redhat.com
Tue Jul 26 11:45:44 GMT 2022


Hi -

> CCing overseers and Frank.
> Can you please help me with that?

> > Can please a maintainer install the package from pip?
> > Something like:
> > virtualenv /home/gcc/venv && /home/gcc/venv/bin/pip install Sphinx
> > or a similar location?

The gccadmin team can do this kind of thing without overseer/root
privileges, or indeed so can any local shell-privileged user.

(That said, rhel8 includes sphynx 1.7.6 - are you sure that's
not satisfactory?)

- FChE



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