Re: usr/man vs usr/share/man?
>>"Raul" == Raul Miller <email@example.com> writes:
Raul> [Earlier today I posted saying I didn't think this was a problem.]
Raul> [I was wrong.]
Raul> On Wed, Sep 01, 1999 at 09:20:38AM -0500, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
>> Is this not just an issue of swetting MANPATH defaults?
Raul> There's still a problem here: If someone upgrades a slink system
Raul> without installing all of potato (perhaps using apt-get install), and
Raul> the installed packages supply /usr/share/man man pages and it doesn't
Raul> have a dependency on some fhs capable version of man-db then yes:
Raul> there's a problem.
You are talking about partial upgrades from slink to
potato. For this, we can ask people to upgrade first to proposed
upgrades, which contain a fixed man-db package, or to edit
We do want to make partial upgrades smooth, but it is not
unreasonable to ask people to upgrade to proposed-updates before
doing paertial upgrades.
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Youngdale: Err... is Richard Stallman here? From the Linux conference
in spring '95, Berlin
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