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Debian Help Facility

I am a GNU/Linux newbie and have been having trouble finding answers to
simple questions.  For example, I wanted to figure out how to view html
pages. I looked in /usr/doc/HTML.  I tried "man html" and "help html".  I
want to figure out how to answer my own questions but I keep wandering
around and, undoubtedly, missing the obvious..

First, let me step back and ask a more general question.  Let's say that
nothing really exists on the topic and I am willing to research the topic
and writeup my findings and submit them into the Debian documentation set.

Where would such general information topics belong? help, man, /usr/doc, ????

What would be my process for contacting the right person so that I can
contribute some newbie documents on general topics?  Is there a Debian
Documentation Development team that I can join?  Is there a Debian
Documentation Quality Assurance team that reviews these documents prior to
being officially published?

Is there some documentation Search Engine that I have overlooked?

And, the most basic question of all, where do I find the document that
describes all the different documentation facilities and development
infrastructure that exists?  Is there some one Documentation README.1st
that I have simply missed?

Thank you for any guidance you might provide.

Copyright (c) 1998 Lyno Sullivan; this digital object is free and
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