Re: <application> vs <command> for command line tools in the docs

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: ilmari(at)ilmari(dot)org (Dagfinn Ilmari Mannsåker )
Cc: PostgreSQL Hackers <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: <application> vs <command> for command line tools in the docs
Date: 2020-06-21 15:16:43
Views: Raw Message | Whole Thread | Download mbox | Resend email
Lists: pgsql-hackers

ilmari(at)ilmari(dot)org (Dagfinn Ilmari =?utf-8?Q?Manns=C3=A5ker?=) writes:
> While I was looking at linkifying SQL commands in the system catalog
> docs, I noticed that catalog.sgml uses the <command> tag to refer to
> initdb, while I'd expected it to use <application>.

I agree that the latter is what we generally use.

regards, tom lane

In response to


Browse pgsql-hackers by date

  From Date Subject
Next Message Dagfinn Ilmari Mannsåker 2020-06-21 15:22:04 <xref> vs <command> formatting in the docs
Previous Message Alvaro Herrera 2020-06-21 15:08:02 Re: [PATCH] Missing links between system catalog documentation pages