Subject: Re: texinfo files
To: None <>
From: Michael C. Richardson <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/23/1998 14:01:59
>>>>> "der" == der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA> writes:

    >>> Do we distribute the INFO files for [gdb, gcc, etc]?
    >> I don't believe we do, but we should.  [ another message,
    >> something about /usr/share/info...]

    der> If you do that, *please* make it easy to disable, on the order of the
    der> NOMAN= trick for manpages or NOLINT= for lint libraries!  My installed
    der> tree is already uncomfortably large, and I have absolutely no use

  I'd like to see *everything* in /usr/share be a seperate install set.
  It is completely unneeded on networked/dataless workstations.
  If the  /usr/share/info files are an additional set, that is fine for 
me, and if they don't get built, cool withme too.

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