Bug#184064: debian-policy: [PROPOSAL] Every window manager should provide an alternative to the x-window-manager.1 manpage
On Sun, Mar 09, 2003 at 01:38:46PM +0100, Jerome Marant wrote:
> Currently, some window managers like IceWM or Sawfish, provide an
> alternative to x-window-manager.1. It would be consistent to add this
> to the policy since window managers provide an alternative to
> x-window-manager as well.
Since the policy already requires a manual page for any program, and
since "x-window-manager" is in the $PATH and is used as any other program,
it makes sense for it to have a manual page.
On the other hand, we could do it smarter and write manual pages for our
common alternatives, so that when a user looks them up in the manual system
they see the whole story.
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