Bug#389844: khelpcenter uses htdig to build indexes, but htdig is only suggested
A minor annoyance.
khelpcenter uses htdig to build indexes of manpages on the local system. Before the indexes are built, it will state that the indexes cannot be found and
prompt the user to build them. The indexing process does not obviously fail unless you click on the more information button where you will see that htdig
"failed" (actually not present to run).
Perhaps khelpcenter should not prompt the user to create indexes if htdig is not installed, or perhaps warn the user that index creation will fail without
first installing htdig.
Alternatively, htdig can be set as a dependency of khelpcenter.
-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
APT prefers testing
APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.17-2-k7
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Versions of packages khelpcenter depends on:
ii kdelibs4c2a 4:3.5.4-3 core libraries and binaries for al
ii libc6 2.3.6.ds1-4 GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii libgcc1 1:4.1.1-13 GCC support library
ii libqt3-mt 3:3.3.6-4 Qt GUI Library (Threaded runtime v
ii libstdc++6 4.1.1-13 The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
khelpcenter recommends no packages.
-- no debconf information