portfile question concerning optional deps

Joshua Root jmr at macports.org
Sat Mar 5 00:45:32 PST 2011

On 2011-3-4 10:26 , Ryan Schmidt wrote:
> It is documented in the guide; the wording and arrangement could possible be improved:
> http://trac.macports.org/browser/trunk/doc-new/guide/xml/portfile-dependencies.xml#L109
> Also, that section does not appear on the guide web site:
> http://guide.macports.org/
> In its place, there appears just "<xi:include></xi:include>" (scroll up just a little from http://guide.macports.org/#reference.variants to see that). I do not know why. It used to show up fine. Maybe there is a syntax error in the XML somewhere, or maybe the guide just needs to be regenerated.

It's there in the chunked version of the guide, and it's there in the
single page version when I build it locally, but it's still not there in
the single page version on the web even after I committed a change.

Bill, any idea what might be wrong?

- Josh

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