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authorJoel Sherrill <joel@rtems.org>2019-11-06 18:26:53 -0600
committerJoel Sherrill <joel@rtems.org>2019-11-06 18:37:44 -0600
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README.txt: Add info on CentOS 7 Software Collections for Python 3
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@@ -181,11 +181,31 @@ Ditaa:
# pkg install ditaa
-CentOS 6 and 7
-~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+CentOS 7
+~~~~~~~~
PDF Quality: production
+Python 3:
+
+By default, CentOS 7 has Python 2.x. Luckily they now have Software
+Collections which lets you install and use a "collection" of newer
+software. As root,
+
+ # yum install centos-release-scl
+ # yum install rh-python36
+
+Then you can create your own virtual Python environment
+for use with the Sphinx toolchain.
+
+ $ cd ~
+ $ python -m venv rtemsdocs
+
+When you want to use the Sphinx toolchain.
+
+ $ scl enable rh-python36 bash
+ $ source ~/rtemsdocs/bin/activate
+
Sphinx:
$ pip install -U sphinx
@@ -212,6 +232,8 @@ PDF:
NOTE: The year (2016) and host OS (i386-linux) will change to
reflect 32 or 64 bit and OS name.
+ You will also likely need to install the aspell RPM.
+
Single HTML:
NOTE: npm appears to be part of the EPEL repository for RHEL and CentOS.