Bug#321242: tetex-bin: Manpage for updmap.cfg is missing
Hilmar Preusse <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 14.08.05 Frank Küster (email@example.com) wrote:
>> Hilmar Preusse <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> > So we either write that manpage or remove the reference to it. I
>> > assume both bugs to be equivalent, merged already. Further I'm not
>> > really sure if it does make sense to write a man page for a generated
>> > file.
>> But the format of the files in updmap.d is exactly the same as in
>> updmap.cfg. Therefore writing a manpage for either of them is
>> equivalent. Maybe we can write updmap.cfg(5) and make updmap.d(5) an
>> alias to it. Or what name should we choose?
> How ever we solve that problem: draft attached.
Thank you, and even no nitpicking on wording from me this time. It just
occured to me that the introductory paragraph of updmap(1) (with the
first sentence rewritten) might be also a good introduction for this
one, since it gives more of a rationale. And it's already written :-)
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