Subject: Re: [RFC] new chapter "Variable reference" for the pkgsrc guide
To: Roland Illig <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/08/2005 19:59:34
On Sat, 8 Oct 2005, Roland Illig wrote:
>> While I think having some varible index is nice, I also think that the 
>> actual documentation should be kept near the code, and maybe extracted from 
>> there into the pkgsrc guide then.
> Then maybe this file is something for you. Just install the appended file 
> into pkgsrc/mk/ and add the following line to your mk.conf file:

Um, I'm more concernd about location and structure of documentation 
instead of providing efforts to access a (badly) structured documentation.

Still, your examples look nice - could be merged into the show-var target 
to print when VERBOSE=1. :)

  - Hubert