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Re: [HACKERS] doc troubles.

From: The Hermit Hacker <scrappy(at)hub(dot)org>
To: Darren King <darrenk(at)insightdist(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-hackers(at)postgreSQL(dot)org
Subject: Re: [HACKERS] doc troubles.
Date: 1998-03-03 03:32:58
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On Mon, 2 Mar 1998, Darren King wrote:

> > > 
> > > What version of tar understands how to ungzip a .gz file?
> > > 
> > > Is this what the 'z' flag is for?
> > 
> > 	gnu tar supports the 'z' flag to uncompress and untar at the same
> > time...
> This sucks.  As a group that seems to not like GNU (or at least their
> license), we require enough of their tools to compile/install postgres.

	Actually, I have nothing against GNU...its the GPL that I don't
like :)  Big big difference...

> Is that what $POSTDOCDIR is for in the  Would this be
> a candidate for "--doc-prefix=" to be added to configure?  I'd like to
> be able to put the html docs under my web root instead of the postgres
> root dir.

	Actually, I had to edit the Makefile in the doc directory directly
to get it to install where I wanted...

Marc G. Fournier                                
Systems Administrator @ 
primary: scrappy(at)hub(dot)org           secondary: scrappy(at){freebsd|postgresql}.org 

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