[texdoc] [tex-live] Update to texdoc.cnf
amunn at gmx.com
Thu May 24 19:44:58 CEST 2012
On May 24, 2012, at 1:10 PM, Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard wrote:
> On 23/05/2012 17:19, Alan Munn wrote:
>> The current texdoc system fails to find any documentation for all of the
>> subpackages that are part of the expl3 bundle.
> Do you really mean "fails to find any" or just "doesn't show the correct one
> first"? Here I get:
> mpg at roth:~% texdoc -l l3clist
> 1 /home/mpg/tl/trunk/Master/texmf-dist/doc/latex/l3kernel/README
> 2 /home/mpg/tl/trunk/Master/texmf-dist/doc/latex/l3kernel/expl3.pdf
> 3 /home/mpg/tl/trunk/Master/texmf-dist/doc/latex/l3kernel/interface3.pdf
> 4 /home/mpg/tl/trunk/Master/texmf-dist/doc/latex/l3kernel/l3styleguide.pdf
> 5 /home/mpg/tl/trunk/Master/texmf-dist/doc/latex/l3kernel/l3syntax-changes.pdf
> 6 /home/mpg/tl/trunk/Master/texmf-dist/doc/latex/l3kernel/source3.pdf
Sorry, yes, I was being imprecise. It doesn't get the right document. Oddly, on my system the order is slightly better. I'm not running the 2012 pretest right now.
alan$ texdoc -l l3clist
= The LaTeX3 Programming Language
= LaTeX3 interfaces
= LaTeX3 style guide
= Syntax changes
= Sources of the whole bundle
>> I would like to suggest
>> adding the following aliases to the global texdoc.cnf:
>> alias l3clist = interface3
>> alias l3token = interface3
>> alias l3prop = interface3
>> alias l3msg = interface3
>> alias l3file = interface3
>> alias l3skip = interface3
>> alias l3keys = interface3
>> alias l3fp = interface3
>> alias l3box = interface3
>> alias l3coffins = interface3
>> alias l3color = interface3
>> alias l3luatex = interface3
>> The interface3.pdf document is the correct documentation for these packages.
> Ok, I copy-pasted your list to the distributed texdoc.cnf, thank you for
> providing it.
> I must admit I'm not at all up to speed with latest l3 developments, and I'm
> short on time to look into the document right now, so if you feel like checking
> if other l3-related aliases are needed, your help would be very much appreciated.
I think this is all for now. I had some discussion with Frank and Joseph about it. If there's anything else missing, I'll let you know.
amunn at gmx.com
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