Subject: Re: documentation again [was: Re: MAKE_FLAGS or MAKEFLAGS?]
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/21/2005 13:06:54
On Thu, 21 Apr 2005, Hubert Feyrer wrote:

> > packages.7 should be merged into pkgsrc/doc/guide and then nuked from src/.
> I doubt it will be better maintained in pkgsrc/doc/guide than in src.

Why?  pkgsrc/doc/guide is the canonical documentation for pkgsrc, and
certainly any doc related to pkgsrc should be maintained there (lest the
list of variables, etc. gets out of sync over time).

-- Todd Vierling <> <> <>