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Re: Intent to "hijack" the dhelp package

Re: Esteban Manchado Velázquez 2006-09-25 <[🔎] 20060925195800.GA2737@hunter.demiurgo.org>
>     I have even rewritten dhelp_parse, one of the main utilities, in Ruby [4]
> (mostly because it's a huge PITA finding and fixing bugs in a largely text
> processing program... written in C). It maintains compatibility with the
> documentation database, so it's a drop-in replacement. At least it should :-)


if you do rewrite stuff, could you try to make the integration with
doc-base more tight? The .dhelp files it writes out seem rather
unnecessary given that we already have /usr/share/doc-base/*.

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