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Re: circular depends: problem

On 18 Jul 1998, Manoj Srivastava wrote:

> Hi,
> >>"Shaleh" == Shaleh  <shaleh@livenet.net> writes:
>  Shaleh> Martin Bialasinski wrote:
>  >> How about a E-docs package?
>  Shaleh> I could do this.  It just seemed wasteful.  The docs only
>  Shaleh> make sense if E is installed. 
> 	You may be right in most cases, but there are exceptions. I
>  have been a satisfied user of FVWM2, but I have been hearing the buzz
>  about new windowmanages. The web sites  and screen shots don't really
>  talk about functionality (like, how customizable are button and
>  keyboard events -- like I can switch virtual desktops with a key
>  combination).
> 	So, I like to browse through the documentation of various new
>  fangled window managers -- would be nice if I did not have to install
>  the code itself (over a 28.8 line) until I have made a decision.
> 	manoj

Another good reason for a seperate doc's package; If you know the wm 
really well, don't need the doc's or have them on another machine, and
want a lean, minimalist system, you can install it without the doc's. This
is probably more likely.

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