Re: debmake manual (Was Re: a few ideas)
On Tue, Mar 23, 1999 at 01:31:13PM -0500, Jaldhar H. Vyas wrote:
> > BTW I read what is supposed to be Programmmers Manual. Unfortunately,
> > this document is way way behind others covering the same subject, and
> > Igor Grobman is gone. I feel that it would do more good if we removed
> > this document (and put it somewhere for archive), and moved Jaldhar
> > Vyas' deb-make manual in CVS - since if we are going to recommend
> > using deb-make for new maintainers let's do it with right manual
> > (and the latter one just needs some polishing to be proper).
> I've got time to work on this again. What did you have in mind? The
> work as I left it mainly overlaps with your (our? :-) New Maintainers
I thought of converting it to SGML, putting in CVS, and making a
package for it.
And yes, you can say that the current Guide is your work, since I based
everything on it. BTW how about renaming the doc to "New Maintainers'
Guide - debmake edition", and adding whatever is missing from the
debhelper edition? :)
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