DragonFly commits List (threaded) for 2005-03
Re: cvs commit: src/share Makefile src/share/doc Makefile src/usr.sbin/lpr Makefile
On Mon, 14 Mar 2005 11:45:03 +0100
"Simon 'corecode' Schubert" <corecode@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 14.03.2005, at 08:00, Hiten Pandya wrote:
> > I don't see any point in building these papers; if someone is
> > interested in them, they can build it for themselves.
> I'm not comfortable with that. I've used at least the PSD docs for
> make several times, but that's arguably no install time doc.
> I'd like to see the generated docs to be committed and as well
> installed. This way we can loose groff as build tool, have the docs
> still available, and only waste a little space in the repo. And don't
> tell me that's hard to administrate: the docs change almost never, so
> the additional step to generate new pages and to commit those is
> neglibile, in case these docs get ever updated.
I'm OK with this (I actually like the idea of pregenerating stuff in CVS
I'm also OK with an (e.g.) "installextradocs" target, to be run after
"installworld", which generates and installs these docs.
Either way it would be fairly simple to keep them on the LiveCD, while
not requiring groff as a buildtool.
> my 2¢
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