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Re: ChangeLog at sunsite.dk

Oliver Kiddle wrote:
> It was me who updated it in May 2000 and to be honest, I'd completely
> forgotten about it since. It's also linked from the news page for the
> 3.0.8 and 3.1.7 releases. The other files in the same directory are
> also out of date but they may not be linked in at all. I'm not sure how
> much value there is in having the detailed changelogs on the web. I'm
> not too keen on updating them manually so if you want to write a script,
> that'd be great and if not, they can be removed.

Here's a script, but I'm not logged into sunsite.dk from here so I
haven't altered anything.

Index: Etc/changelog2html.pl
RCS file: Etc/changelog2html.pl
diff -N Etc/changelog2html.pl
--- /dev/null	1 Jan 1970 00:00:00 -0000
+++ Etc/changelog2html.pl	20 Jun 2003 10:38:14 -0000
@@ -0,0 +1,69 @@
+#!/usr/bin/perl -w
+# This programme turns the ChangeLog into changelog.html for display
+# on the website.  That lives at http://zsh.sunsite.dk/Etc/changelog.html.
+my $out = "changelog.html";
+open CL, "ChangeLog" or die "No ChangeLog --- run in top level directory.\n";
+if (-f $out) {
+    die "Will not overwrite existing $out.  Delete by hand.\n";
+my $version;
+my $changes = 0;
+while (<CL>) {
+    /^\d+/  and  $changes++;
+    if (/version\.mk.*version\s+(\d+(\.\d+)*(-\S+)?)/i) {
+	$version = $1;
+	$version =~ s/\.$//;
+	last;
+    }
+if (defined $version) {
+    warn "Outputting changelog.html for version \"$version\".\n";
+    if ($changes) {
+	warn "WARNING: there are changes since this version.\n";
+    }
+} else {
+    $version = "X.X.X";
+    warn "WARNING: no version found.  Set by hand\n";
+seek CL, 0, 0;
+open NEW, ">changelog.html";
+select NEW;
+print <<"EOH";
+<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/loose.dtd";>
+<title>ChangeLog for zsh version $version</title>
+<h1>ChangeLog for zsh version $version</h1>
+while (<CL>) {
+    s/&/&amp;/g;
+    s/</&lt;/g;
+    s/>/&gt;/g;
+    print;
+my $now = gmtime(time);
+print <<"EOH";
+Automatically generated from ChangeLog at $now

Peter Stephenson <pws@xxxxxxx>                  Software Engineer
CSR Ltd., Science Park, Milton Road,
Cambridge, CB4 0WH, UK                          Tel: +44 (0)1223 692070

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