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Re: /usr/share/doc/Cygwin (Was Re: sending email from Cygwin)
- From: luke dot kendall at cisra dot canon dot com dot au
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2004 10:01:56 +1000 (EST)
- Subject: Re: /usr/share/doc/Cygwin (Was Re: sending email from Cygwin)
On 14 Jul, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> Yep, that would be a very good idea. In particular, it should point out
> that the information in the READMEs in /usr/share/doc/Cygwin takes
> precedence over that in the package READMEs and manpages.
> Maybe even an FAQ entry like "I've followed directions in the README / man
> page / info file to the letter, and still can't get the package to work -
> what gives?" (put in this form, it *is* rather frequently asked). :-)
Can I also suggest that the FAQ's section called "Where can I get more
information? / Where's the documentation?" would be an excellent place
to mention that all the per-package readme files are collected together
in /usr/share/doc/Cygwin? That would be where I'd look first to try to
discover the info.
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