[tex-live] Package documentation

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Fri Mar 28 01:24:17 CET 2008

2008/3/28, Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard <mpg at elzevir.fr>:
> Zdenek Wagner a écrit :
> > 2008/3/28, Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard <mpg at elzevir.fr>:
> Sure. There's far to many documentations named (manual|user).(pdf|ps|dvi) out
>  there. What I meant, and was maybe not clear, is that one could imagine two
>  kinds of improvements:
>  1. Be able to find the documentation for the right package, even when its name
>  is too "generic".
>  2. When a package has documentation in many languages (eg, live.pdg,
>  scrguide.pdf/scrguien.pdf), an additional level of refinement could be to find
>  all languages and automatically display the one in the user preferred
>  language. (I noticed the TeX Catalogue pages often link to documentation in
>  all available languages.)
>  Of course my point 2 is distinct of your point, but your remark about the
>  language remembered me of that.
I understand. Selecting a proper language may also be a problem. For
instance, I do not like Czech GUI, so my system locale is English but
live.pdf is also available in the mixture of Czech and Slovak which
may be preferable for me

>  Manuel.

Zdeněk Wagner

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