bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #48577, [octave forge] (ocs) Include date...


bug #48577: [octave forge] (ocs) Include date in the PDF documentation

Submitted by:  Rafael Laboissiere <rlaboiss>
Submitted on:  Thu 21 Jul 2016 06:37:45 AM UTC  
Category: Octave Forge PackageSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Other
Status: NoneAssigned to: Carlo de Falco <cdf>
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Open
Release: otherOperating System: Any

Add a New Comment(Rich Markup)

You are not logged in

Please log in, so followups can be emailed to you.


Thu 21 Jul 2016 06:37:45 AM UTC, original submission:

Please, use a \date macro with a determined date in doc/iffspec_ocs.tex. Without this, the build of the package in Debian is not reproducible:


For the Debian package 0.1.5-2, we are currently using the patch attached below, in which the date used is that indicated in the Date field of the DESCRIPTION file.

Rafael Laboissiere <rlaboiss>


(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

Attach File(s):

Attached Files
file #37967:  date-in-pdf-doc.patch added by rlaboiss (503B - text/x-patch)


Depends on the following items: None found

Items that depend on this one: None found


Carbon-Copy List
  • -email is unavailable- added by cdf (Updated the item)
  • -email is unavailable- added by jwe (Updated the item)
  • -email is unavailable- added by rlaboiss (Submitted the item)

    Do you think this task is very important?
    If so, you can click here to add your encouragement to it.
    This task has 0 encouragements so far.

    Only project members can vote.


    Please enter the title of George Orwell's famous dystopian book (it's a date):



    Follow 3 latest changes.

    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Mon 14 Aug 2017 02:44:02 PM UTCcdfAssigned toNone=>cdf
    Sun 13 Aug 2017 01:57:19 PM UTCjweSummaryocs: Include date in the PDF documentation=>[octave forge] (ocs) Include date in the PDF documentation
    Thu 21 Jul 2016 06:37:45 AM UTCrlaboissAttached File-=>Added date-in-pdf-doc.patch, #37967

    Back to the top

    Powered by Savane 3.1-cleanup1