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Subject: Re: CIPE+ LRP
From: Ganesh Sittampalam <ganesh,AT,earth,DOT,li>
Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2003 15:45:20 +0100
In-reply-to: <A3F7518FD8A4D31197AB009027DE849485392E@EEL-GRPSRV>

On Mon, 20 Jan 2003 17:15:27 -0500, "Dick St.Peters"
<stpeters,AT,NetHeaven,DOT,com> wrote:

>I suspect the real problem is the documentation ... info is an opaque
>format for people who don't like menu trees.
>
>(I've been a GNU emacs user since the first release in 1985, but to
>this day I detest info.  I think CIPE would be well served to have its
>primary documentation in a more accessible format.)

I find that pinfo (comes with Debian or look on freshmeat) makes using info
files reasonably pleasant - and I also hate info. I think the real problem
is not the menu tree but the (IMO) terrible user interface of info.

Ganesh





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