Re: [alpine-user] can't open a specific manual if there are multiple almost identical fnames
(Fri, 02 Feb 19:43) Cág:
> The project itself becomes a mess on Alpine. You have manuals for POSIX
> commands, and may suppose that they are for Busybox commands, that
> occasionally don't comply with POSIX; unfortunately Busybox doesn't
> have its own man pages. You have manuals for glibc functions that
> are absent in musl. So, for stuff like kernel headers and system calls
> I'm all for having a package.
I have from time to time a desire to combine POSIX, Linux manuals +
manuals from OpenBSD, DragonflyBSD (maybe other OSes) all together,
merge them, clean up, and provide clean & beautiful manual pages for
Linux kernel and libc (probably musl-only?).
But the most tricky part, I think, would be licensing.
As maybe each manual will contain various licenses inside it.
Received on Sat Feb 03 2018 - 13:33:35 GMT