Re: skaware manpages?

From: Colin Booth <>
Date: Fri, 21 Aug 2015 23:35:46 -0700

On Fri, Aug 21, 2015 at 4:33 PM, Laurent Bercot <> wrote:
> On 22/08/2015 01:03, Buck Evan wrote:
>> Actually, apparently HTML is the preferred format, so we're good.
> Yeah, in the 12.1 section they still say that they consider the lack
> of a manpage for a binary as a bug. >.>
> If they'll take stubs, that's probably your best option.
I'm going to take this moment to say that I'm really happy that, for
all their Makefile style guides and build location stuff, the FreeBSD
ports guidelines don't care at all about how documentation is offered.

Speaking of which, I've managed to get caught up with the current
release versions. There was a period where I was lagging about 1-2
release versions behind due to slowness on the part of the port
integrators, but they seem to have picked up the pace now that 10.2 is


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