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From: Brian Inglis <>
Subject: Re: [ITP] asr-manpages, funny-manpages
Date: Sat, 14 May 2022 12:24:24 -0600	[thread overview]
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On 2022-05-14 07:09, Jon Turney wrote:
> On 07/05/2022 19:52, Brian Inglis wrote:
>> I would like to offer to package the following projects for Cygwin.
>> They have been extensively tested on my own system for decades. ;^>
>> They are offered on the major distros listed below, and the cygport 
>> builds are available in my Google Drive folders.
>> asr-manpages    20000406    alt.sysadmin.recovery manual pages
>> A set of humorous manual pages developed on alt.sysadmin.recovery
>> (don't treat them seriously!). Some may be considered non-PC, NSFW, or
>> offensive. The authors recommend these man pages be installed on every
>> system.
> [...]
>> funny-manpages    2.3    humorous manual pages
>> A set of miscellaneous humorous manual pages (don't treat
>> them seriously!). Some may be considered non-PC, NSFW, or offensive.
>> You've been warned.
> Just a question about the package naming: we already have 
> man-pages-{linux,posix} so is there any value in making these consistent?

On the contrary, we really do *NOT* want these confused with 
documentation, and only PLD Linux uses man-pages-funny, although Debian 
based distros package man-pages/-linux as manpages.

Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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  reply	other threads:[~2022-05-14 18:24 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-05-07 18:52 Brian Inglis
2022-05-08 15:15 ` Libor Ukropec
2022-05-08 17:49   ` Brian Inglis
2022-05-14 13:15     ` Jon Turney
2022-06-04 13:02       ` LICENSE (was Re: [ITP] asr-manpages, funny-manpages) Jon Turney
2022-06-04 16:20         ` Brian Inglis
2022-05-14 13:09 ` [ITP] asr-manpages, funny-manpages Jon Turney
2022-05-14 18:24   ` Brian Inglis [this message]
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2021-04-11 17:48 Brian Inglis

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