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Re: Trunk still not open

From: Jambunathan K
Subject: Re: Trunk still not open
Date: Sat, 15 Mar 2014 15:32:44 +0530
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.3.50 (gnu/linux)

Dmitry Gutov <address@hidden> writes:

> Updating Texinfo manuals is low-cost? It's a yet another technology a
> person will have to learn to contribute, that, in all likelihood, they
> won't use anywhere else.

There is a very high "startup cost" to writing TexInfo documentation.
"Startup cost" come when you are giving birth to a manual or introducing
a big chapter in an existing manual.

What one can do is, write out the documentation in Org and use the
Org->TexInfo exporter to create the initial draft.  Just enable texinfo
in the `org-export-backends' and export the usual way.

ps: I find the texinfo markup verbose-y and the `@'-s irritating.
Honestly speaking, what gets in the way is one's own dislike and

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