[Pythonmac-SIG] How to format the documentation?
Sat, 2 May 1998 14:00:43 +0200
At 14:30 +0200 1998/04/27, Just van Rossum wrote:
>At 14:08 +0200 4/27/98, Jack Jansen wrote:
>>since the mac-specific modules have been taken out of the core Python
>>documentation set I have to decide how to format the MacPython
>>library manual. I see two possibilities:
>>- Create a manual for the mac-specific portions of the library
>> only. People will have to get the standard lib.ps (or lib.pdf or
>> whatever) to get at the rest of the documentation.
>>- Create a customized lib.ps (.pdf, etc) that contains the
>> documentation not only for the mac-specific modules but for all
>> modules supported on the mac.
>>The former approach is handy for people who use Python on multiple
>>platforms, the latter for people who use Python on the mac only.
>Option 1. I would imagine option 2 would be a maintenance nightmare,
>so I am wondering why you offer it to us in the first place...
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