Re: Install docs (was Re: 2.2.11 release plans)
On Wed, Apr 19, 2000 at 09:46:01PM -0400, Adam Di Carlo wrote:
> Sven LUTHER <email@example.com> writes:
> > About flavour/subarch specific install docs, is there any example
> > doc of what should be contained in it, or should i just go ahead and
> > write what i think is usefull ?
> You mean architecture-specific and subarch stuff.
Well, yes, there is a install-apus.en.sgml in boot-floppies/powerpc-specials,
what should i put into it ? Is there a common pattern for such files ?
Other powerpc subarches are somewhat sketchy (if not the prep one) And show
basic install and other such stuff. M68k has no such stuff.
> > How does the subarch specific doc interact with the generic doc ?
> See how the other architecutures, such as sparc and powerpc, handle
> Read the file documentation/README-authors and then look at the
> sources, then come back and ask if you have questions.
Well, i was not speaking of the stuff in documentation, but the stuff in
powerpc-specials. But i guess i understood that there is no rule there, and
that this files should describe subarch specific initial bootstrapping and