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Date: Wed, 5 Feb 2003 08:37:05 +0200 (IST)
From: Eli Zaretskii <eliz AT is DOT elta DOT co DOT il>
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Subject: Re: info/dir creation patch
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On Tue, 4 Feb 2003, Charles Sandmann wrote:

> $(INFO)/dir : $(INFO)/dir.txi
>         makeinfo --no-split -o $(INFO)/dir $(INFO)/dir.txi

Alternatively, don't maintain dir.txi at all, but instead generate 
info/dir directly by running install-info on all the Info files.

I'm not sure what's better: we had a discussion a few months ago where 
the conclusion was we want to have a specific order of menu items in 
info/dir, which is hard to achieve with install-info.

This reminds me: I think we should make sure our *.texi/*.tex/*.txi 
source files have proper @dircategory and @direntry directives in them, 
even if we don't use install-info (because some user could wish to do 
that).

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