[Mono-dev] [Mono-docs-list] Can not checkout trunk on windows

Steve Wagner lists at lanwin.de
Thu Jan 3 16:27:11 EST 2008

Ok, now the checkout works perfectly. I inform you when ive got the next
problem ;-)


Jonathan Pryor schrieb:
> This file has been removed.
> Any other issues with a Win32 checkout?
>  - Jon
> On Wed, 2008-01-02 at 22:40 +0100, Steve Wagner wrote:
>> Sorry but it isnt totaly solved. Now ive got the following error:
>> Cant check out path
>> 'C:\mono-svn\monodoc\class\System.Web\en\System.Web\<>c__CompilerGenerated2+<>c__CompilerGenerated13.xml':
>> Bad syntax for filename, directoryname or drivename
>> * This is free text translated from german windows
>> Steve
>> Jonathan Pryor schrieb:
>>> On Wed, 2007-12-26 at 10:32 -0500, Miguel de Icaza wrote:
>>>>> Suggestions?  All I can suggest is that namespace XML files should
>>>>> contain some character/string that namespaces are highly unlikely to
>>>>> contain, e.g. instead of "en/System.xml" for the XML documentation on
>>>>> the System namespace, use "en/Namespace-System.xml".  Any such
>>>>> character/string *must* be usable on Windows, so no ':' or similar
>>>>> characters can be used.
>>>> We should add support for a different name like:
>>>> 	ns-System.xml
>>>> And then we can rename the files for the docs that we maintain.
>>> This has been done.  Mike Kestner suggested using a namespaces.xml file;
>>> I chose not to do this as it made the migration of
>>> monodocer/monodocs2html/ecma-provider easier.
>>>> And keep the old code for documentation that might be out that has not
>>>> been updated by us.
>>> Monodoc will currently look for the older filename and rename
>>> accordingly; ecma-provider will check for both, with a preference for
>>> the non ns-prefixed name.
>>> monodocs2html currently requires the ns- prefixed files, as I couldn't
>>> think of an easy way to do the fallback within the XSLT.
>>>  - Jon

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