Subject: Re: Installing documentation
To: Arne H Juul <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <cgd@postgres.Berkeley.EDU>
List: current-users
Date: 03/25/1994 19:57:14
> When I say 'make install' from /usr/src/share, I get lots of troff
> files (and Makefiles) under /usr/share/doc, while the postscript
> files get left under /usr/obj/ somewhere. Is this 'normal' (i.e.
> a bug) or something with my setup (I think I have got everything
> supped OK as of yesterday)? Not that it's extremely important, I just
> stumbled across it.

yeah, it's normal.  the entire way the doc tree is built is stupid.
i'm waiting until after 4.4-Lite is released to reconsider it.

> Another stupid question: What is 'gremlin' that some of the
> Makefiles for the documentation refer to (doesn't exist on my
> system at least)?

it's a picture processing program.  you're correct that it's not
on your system -- it's not free.