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Re: "doc" option

On Sun, Nov 28, 2010 at 09:27:29AM -0500, Julio Merino wrote:
> What's the reason for this?  Adding this as an option will only make 
> packages a nightmare to maintain.

It removes wiered build dependencies (like TeX), and it's not a "must have"
for all pkgs, i.e. where standard tools are used and documentation is not
2/3 the size of the binary pkg it won't make much sense.

I like it.


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