Subject: Re: CVS commit: src
To: matthew green <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 02/05/2005 13:06:53
matthew green <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Feb 4, 2005, at 8:04 AM, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> > They already have a purpose. You can build HTML man pages already --
> > ross hacked the code. We just don't do it by default (though we could.)
> I believe that we should, in fact, enable this by default.
> hmmm.. there is 21MB in /usr/share/man/cat* or so. adding the html
> versions seem like a waste of diskspace to me...
Depends on the platform. On a machine with a 300G hard drive, 21MB is
totally ignorable. On an old Vax, it is a big problem.