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Re: [O] documentation versions question

From: suvayu ali
Subject: Re: [O] documentation versions question
Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2011 13:49:40 -0700

Hi Sebastien,

On Fri, Jun 24, 2011 at 1:24 AM, Sebastien Vauban
<address@hidden> wrote:
> Hi Suvayu,
> suvayu ali wrote:
>> On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 7:42 AM, Ian Barton <address@hidden> wrote:
>>> A more subtle approach would be to edit the Makefile to put the info file in
>>> the right place. However, on Ubuntu it's not all clear where this should be.
>> Or something like this in the emacs init file:
>> ;; Info directory
>> (add-to-list 'Info-default-directory-list
>>              (expand-file-name "/opt/emacs-lisp/share/info"))
> Should we use Info-default-directory-list or Info-directory-list? Still not
> clear to me which one is the best...

According to my understanding Info-default-directory-list and/or the
INFOPATH environment variable is used to populate the
Info-directory-list variable when info is called. So I would recommend
you customise either Info-default-directory-list or INFOPATH.

> Best regards,
>  Seb

I hope this helps. :)


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