INSTALL-DOCS(8) Debian Utilities INSTALL-DOCS(8)
install-docs - manage online Debian documentation
install-docs [ -v, --verbose ]
[ --no-update-menus ]
-i --install |
-r --remove |
-s --status |
<doc-id | file>
install-docs is a tool allow Debian package maintainers to register
documentation to various documentation systems. It currently supports
dhelp and dwww.
This manual page provides a quick synopsis of install-docs usage. Full
documentation can be found in the documentation, including a descrip-
tion of the control file syntax and grammar.
-v | --verbose
Inhibit running update-menus(1L), used for the dwww(1) update pro-
-i file | --install file
Install the documentation described by the control file file.
-r docid | --remove docid
Remove the documentation identified by the document identifier
docid. Document identifiers are tags which are set in the control
file, and usually correspond to the package name.
-s docid | --status docid
Display the status of the document identifier docid.
-L docid | --listfiles docid
List the files associated with the document identifier docid.
None known, but a much more robust system is being planned as the next
generation of doc-base.
dwww(8), Debian doc-base Manual
/usr/share/doc/doc-base/doc-base.html/index.html, dhelp Manual
This program was originally written by Christian Schwarz
<schwarzATdebian.org>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system. Adam Di Carlo
<aphATdebian.org> is currently maintaining and extending it.
This software was meant to be for the benefit of the entire Debian user
and developer community. If you are interested in being involved with
this software, please join the mailing list
doc-base v0.7.18-0.1 2005-05-12 INSTALL-DOCS(8)