[darcs-users] Darcs Manual (was: Re: darcs patch: Remove autoconf...)

Max Battcher me at worldmaker.net
Tue Jul 21 23:31:54 UTC 2009

Eric Kow wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 18, 2009 at 19:37:52 +1000, Trent W. Buck wrote:
>> On Sat, Jul 18, 2009 at 07:05:17AM +0200, Petr Rockai wrote:
>>>> latex2html is not DFSG-compliant.  But everyone seems to use it
>>>> anyway... :-(
>>> Yes: I just saw that latex2html is hardcoded elsewhere in the GNUmakefile
>> My apologies, Eric and I have probably already had this discussion.
> I'm prepared to try anything else that would do the same job of giving
> us a usable bigpage (and little sections) manual on the website.

Speaking of which what is the status on the reST conversion, Trent? I'd 
be interested in revising/recreating my Sphinx branch (there is now a 
rst2pdf support addon and I think someone has/is close to having an HTML 
big-page addon now, too)...

It may be a good idea to simply take the already ported pages and put 
them up in a sub-folder or alternate instance of darcsit so that people 
can read through what exists and find obvious bugs in the reST 
conversion. It would certainly make it easier to get more eyes on the 

--Max Battcher--

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