lankfordandrew at charter.net
Sat Nov 3 16:58:06 PDT 2007
Sounds good, but what about:
1) adding rm /usr/share/man/ to the appropriate Makefile(s). Is the
issue the possibility of mucking up any port or third party app that
also writes to /usr/share/man?
2) getting rid of catman and forcing man to generate a new one from
scratch each time instead of filling up /usr/share/man/cat* with stale
files. Is this going to be a big drain on a p4-era pc compared to
something like another periodic.conf script?
3) A compile or run-time option that disables catman as described
above. If I knew of one, I'd enable it without a second thought on my
cutting edge p3 desktop :)
Doug Barton wrote:
> On Sun, 28 Oct 2007, Andrew Lankford wrote:
>> Thbbt! I'm reading the catman version of MAKEDEV.
> I'll try posting this one more time. :) Before you installworld, just do
> 'rm -r /usr/share/man/' and you won't ever have that problem.
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