[tex-k] Re: Bibliography
Wed, 13 Dec 2000 14:11:11 +0000
> It is my impression that Robin Fairbairns and Sebastian Rahtz
> are actually spending more time than they ever have done
> on answering queries.
um, I cant even post to c.t.t. at present, so Robin's on his own here
i always give the same advice - switch to XML
> And to repeat a suggestion I have made before,
> it seems a pity one cannot modify the xdvi path
> in the same way as one can TEXINPUTS, etc,
> so that DVI documentation could come up automatically.
eh? it can. thats what texdoc does
> Finally, I wonder if submission of packages
> could not be made a little more formal (XML-ised?)
> so that people had to give short descriptions, etc.
its a nice web form, isnt it, these days?
> (Some of the Linux mailing lists seem to do this a little better,
> eg Ryan Weaver sends out well-structured descriptions of new RPMs --
Linux has a more active user community, I am afraid