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Re: Best practice for packages using devhelp for their API documentation

Em Sat, 18 Nov 2006 14:12:24 -0800
"Kevin B. McCarty" <kmccarty@Princeton.EDU> escreveu:

So, I took (quite) a bit of time to answer, but that's because I mostly
agree with the email.

> > 5.) If there is a consensus on this matter, should this be
> > documented somewhere (policy, dev-ref) and bugs be filed against
> > the packages not complying to this policy?
> Maybe see what the Debian maintainer of devhelp thinks?  Also, what
> does he think about the possibility of patching devhelp for Debian to
> look for docs in /usr/share/doc/<package>/html as well as in the
> default /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/<package> location?  If that were
> done there would be no need for symlinks.

So, I don't think the symlinks are harmful, and thus do not see a need
for patching devhelp in this sense.

See you,

  Gustavo Noronha Silva <kov@debian.org>
http://www.debian.org/ | http://kov.eti.br/

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