Re: Info sucks? (Why not add a bunch of other formats as well?)
>>"Peter" == Peter S Galbraith <GalbraithP@dfo-mpo.gc.ca> writes:
Peter> I just looked at the doc Makefile and the texinfo is converted to html by
Peter> perl scripts written by the package author himself. Do standard scripts
Peter> exists for this conversion task?
I use texi2html for that. It works wonderfully well.
__> dpkg -S /usr/bin/texi2html
texi2html - a Texinfo to HTML converter
texi2html [options] file
texi2html -check [-verbose] files
Texi2html converts the given Texinfo file to a set of HTML
files. It tries to handle most of the Texinfo commands. It
creates hypertext links for cross-references, footnotes...
It also tries to add links from a reference to its corre
sponding entry in the bibliography (if any). It may also
handle a glossary (see the -glossary option).
Texi2html creates several files depending on the contents
of the Texinfo file and on the chosen options (see FILES).
The HTML files created by texi2html are closer to TeX than
to Info, that's why texi2html converts @iftex sections and
not @ifinfo ones by default. You can reverse this with the
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