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Re: doc/man vs etc

From: Glenn Morris
Subject: Re: doc/man vs etc
Date: Sat, 15 Sep 2007 15:13:10 -0400
User-agent: Gnus (www.gnus.org), GNU Emacs (www.gnu.org/software/emacs/)

Eli Zaretskii wrote:

> Some of the man pages are still in etc/, AFAICS.  Why weren't they
> moved to doc/man, together with those which were moved?

Because they don't get installed, except as part of the etc/
directory. If they were moved to doc/man, they would no longer be part
of an installed Emacs. IMO, none of them are worth installing in the
actual MANPATH (or if they are, it's not the job of Emacs to provide
`man sex' hilarity).

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