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Re: Docbase in policy

On Tue, Oct 02, 2001 at 11:06:25AM -0400, Adam C Powell IV wrote:
> >>    * Filing wishlist bugs against Netscape and gmc requesting
> >>      Recommends: dhelp and bookmarks or desktop links into
> >>      /usr/share/doc/HTML/index.html [all refused].
> >>
> >Aside from the fact dhelp is hideous, you shouldn't mix a frontend such as
> >dhelp with doc-base, which is the backend. Putting doc-base into policy
> >would be saying that packages should include doc-base files. That doesn't
> >have anything to do with these bookmarks et al.
> I'm no fan of the dhelp interface either, but at least it provides 
> directories in /usr/share/doc/HTML/ which other browsers can point to, 
> right?

Aren't those created by doc-linux-html etc?

> Or is it all put somewhere else by doc-base?

doc-base files are in /usr/share/doc-base/, if that's what you meant.

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