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Re: [vox] [RFC] Autotools tutorial



begin Micah J. Cowan <micah@cowan.name> 
> On Fri, Jan 17, 2003 at 08:05:52AM -0800, Mark K. Kim wrote:
> > Hello...
> > 
> > I'm dissatisfied with any of the Autoconf/Automake tutorial/books I've
> > read so I'm writing my own.  I didn't get to write much of it but I'm
> > going away for a while so I thought I'd ask for some comments.  Please
> > read and comment on the first chapter:
> > 
> >    http://www.cbreak.org/c/autotools/
> > 
> > Sorry there isn't much there right now.  Thanks!
> 
> What was wrong with the texinfo manuals?
 
1. too verbose
2. non-linear
3. poorly written
4. scattered writing style

of course, this is all subjective.  but perhaps mark was moved to write
his tutorial because he agrees with me.

pete

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