/usr/share/doc/Cygwin (Was Re: sending email from Cygwin)

luke.kendall@cisra.canon.com.au luke.kendall@cisra.canon.com.au
Thu Jul 15 00:11:00 GMT 2004

On 14 Jul, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
>  Yep, that would be a very good idea.  In particular, it should point out 
>  that the information in the READMEs in /usr/share/doc/Cygwin takes 
>  precedence over that in the package READMEs and manpages. 
>  Maybe even an FAQ entry like "I've followed directions in the README / man 
>  page / info file to the letter, and still can't get the package to work - 
>  what gives?" (put in this form, it *is* rather frequently asked). :-) 

Can I also suggest that the FAQ's section called "Where can I get more
information? / Where's the documentation?" would be an excellent place
to mention that all the per-package readme files are collected together
in /usr/share/doc/Cygwin?  That would be where I'd look first to try to
discover the info.



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