Re: Working for Debian is not just about packages
On Sun, Aug 01, 1999 at 11:23:37AM +0900, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > abysmal user interface, clumsy to use, it never does what you
> > expect, and the search facility is next to useless.
> would you care to elaborate on these points in more detail? what do
> you mean by 'absymal', 'clumsy', 'never does what you expect', and
> 'search facility is next to useless'?
use it for 5 minutes, and all of the above will be self-evident.
(if you've already become familiar with info then try running it
while expecting it to behave similarly to almost every other text
viewer/browser type program - e.g. lynx and less)
> are there specific ways in which it could be improved that you can
ditch it and use pinfo instead.
really. /usr/bin/info is a waste of time.