Subject: Re: html doc location
To: NetBSD Packages Technical Discussion List <tech-pkg@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 11/21/2002 12:40:09
[ On Thursday, November 21, 2002 at 09:17:17 (-0800), Jeremy C. Reed wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: html doc location
> On Thu, 21 Nov 2002, James K. Lowden wrote:
> > I don't like /usr/pkg/share/doc/html/<package> because I generally don't
> > like naming directories according to the format of its files' contents. I
> > look for documentation for <package>; the format of that documentation is
> > not in my search criteria.
> One reason could be that you could easily point a webserver's document
> root to that single /usr/pkg/share/doc/html directory to serve up
> documentation for various applications.
That would not be a valid reason -- it could only be a very lame excuse
Web servers can serve out much more than just HTML content, for one.
Greg A. Woods
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