No man pages? (was Re: More random python observations from a perl programmer)

bowman bowman at
Fri Aug 20 06:08:05 CEST 1999

Tom Christiansen wrote:
> That there appears to be running a 1.5.1 version on a Redhat
> Linux system.  I haven't tried a from-scratch build.  I'm
> happy to blame RH.  Their doc situation is nasty.

Would that be the same RH5.2 that caused me a day's frustration because
Perl is so broken it can't handle PerlTk? You want to be careful
building Python 1.5.2, also, as a little misstep will break RH's
'glint', 'linuxconfig' and other Python based oddities.

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