Tetex-2.0.2-13: texdoc bug/suggestion

Jan Nieuwenhuizen janneke@gnu.org
Mon Dec 20 18:07:00 GMT 2004

Igor Pechtchanski writes:

> I've attempted to run "texdoc color", and got a netscape page with 'Your
> search "-remote openURL(/usr/share/texmf/doc/help/Catalogue/entries/color.html)"
> returned no results.'.  A better way of looking at a local .html file is
> "cygstart '%s'".  Is this something that can be changed in the future
> versions of the package?

It seems that texdoc uses

    : ${TEXDOCVIEW_html='x-terminal-emulator -e see %s &'}

why does that not work?  Otherwise, TEXDOCVIEW_html="'cygstart %'"
could be added to /etc/profile.d/tetex.sh or something.


Jan Nieuwenhuizen <janneke@gnu.org> | GNU LilyPond - The music typesetter
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