|author||Chris Johns <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2016-11-02 17:38:32 +1100|
|committer||Chris Johns <email@example.com>||2016-11-02 17:38:32 +1100|
RSB: Fix the history.
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diff --git a/rsb/source-builder.rst b/rsb/source-builder.rst
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@@ -141,16 +141,16 @@ The RTEMS Source Builder is a stand alone tool based on another tool called the
for the RTEMS project to provide Chris with a way to build tools on hosts that
did not support RPMs. At the time the RTEMS tools maintainer only supported
*spec* files and these files held all the vital configuration data needed to
-create suitable tool sets. Available SRPM and *spec* files by themselves where
-useless because a suitable ``rpm`` tool to use them was needed. At the time
-available versions of ``rpm`` for a number of non-RPM hosts were broken and
-randomly maintained. The solution Chris settled on was to use the *spec* files
-and write to a Python based tool that parsed the *spec* file format creating a
-shell script that could be run to build the package. The approach proved
-successful and Chris was able to track the RPM version of the RTEMS tools on a
-non-RPM host for a number of years.
+create suitable tool sets. The available SRPM and *spec* files by themselves
+where of little use because a suitable ``rpm`` tool was needed to use them. At
+the time the available versions of ``rpm`` for a number of non-RPM hosts were
+broken and randomly maintained. The solution Chris settled on was to use the
+*spec* files and to write a Python based tool that parsed the *spec* file
+format creating a shell script that could be run to build the package. The
+approach proved successful and Chris was able to track the RPM version of the
+RTEMS tools on a non-RPM host for a number of years.
The *SpecBuilder* tool did not build tools or packages unrelated to the RTEMS
-project where no suitable *spec* file was available so another tool was
+Project where no suitable *spec* file was available so another tool was
needed. Rather than start again Chris decided to take the parsing code for the
*spec* file format and build a new tool called the RTEMS Source Builder.