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Re: HURD Progamming HOWTO/Tutorial

> Hello all. I am digging my way through the HURD manual along with some of the
> example servers and translators in the hurd/trans directory of the CVS. I was
> wondering if it would be beneficial if I were to write a HURD Programming
> HOWTO/Tutorial once I get a complete enough understanding. I was thinking
> of using hurd/trans/hello.c  and hurd/trans/password.c as examples. What do
> you think? I would hope that this could then be used to help other beginning
> HURD hackers.

Sounds great.  You may want to look at hurd.gnu.org as there is a Hurd
Reference Manual that may help you.

> P.S. What would be the best format to do it in texinfo, latex, SGML, ???
> Does it really matter? Granted I prefer to use LyX when writing things, but
> I can put it into whatever format is preferred. Are there any standards if
> this were to be apart of the HURD Documentation Project.?

texinfo is the gnu format.


Neal H Walfield
University of Massachusetts at Lowell
neal@walfield.org or neal@cs.uml.edu

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