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Re: module manpage extension - 3perl or 3pm ?

On Sat, Apr 06, 2002 at 11:24:02AM -0800, Ivan Kohler wrote:
>Perl Policy 1.4 says: "Manual pages for modules are installed into
>/usr/share/man/man3 with the extension .3perl" 

Section 1 deals with the packaging of perl.  See section 3 for the
packaging of perl modules.

>Does policy need to revised to match reality?  I'm guessing `.3perl' is
>for perl standard modules and `.3pm' is for add-on modules?

Quite correct:  .3perl is for the perl packages (described in
perl-policy §1.4), and .3pm is for module packages (§3.1).


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