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Re: Idea : common dir and tree (Rep:Re: Why not create packages?)
on Tue, 25 Jul 2000 20:13:15 +0200,
Stein Gjoen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Taketoshi Sano wrote:
> > Agreed. Translated documents may not be "ascii", while it can still be
> > "plain text". So "text" is more appropriate in that case.
> We seem to have a consensus on text rather than ascii, good.
Thanks. I prefer it.
> > > /
> > > usr
> > > share
> > > HOWTO - the HOWTOs in HTML format goes here
> > > text - same HOWTOS but as plain text
> > > PDF - same HOWTOS but as PDF
> > > PostScript
> > > SGML
> > > HTML
> > Again, agreed.
> There is a slight problem with the last line, HTML. Originally
> I had thought to keep HOWTOs in HTML format at the root of the
> /usr/share/doc/HOWTO directory which is similar to the older
> /usr/doc/HOWTO. Should we instead keep these
> in /usr/share/doc/HOWTO/HTML ? In that case we would have to
> leave pointers in /usr/share/doc/HOWTO as to where the various
> parts have gone.
I have thought that it will be smart to put the pointers in
/usr/share/doc/HOWTO/index, but well, if many people just use
only the HTML formatted HOWTO, then the current way (having HTML
at the root without HTML subdirectory) may be better.
I won't insist on this.
Taketoshi Sano: <email@example.com>
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