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On 2017-06-26 02:31, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Jun 23 12:47, Brian Inglis wrote:
>> On 2017-06-23 12:25, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>> On Jun 23 19:52, Marco Atzeri wrote:
>>>> On 22/06/2017 15:58, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>>>> I uploaded a new Cygwin test release 2.8.1-0.1
>>>>> I'm planning for a release next week.  Please test.
>>>> $ /etc/postinstall/cygwin-doc.sh
>>>> Can't find directory '/usr/share/doc/cygwin-2.8.1'
>>> Fixed in git.
>> Darn you were fast!
>> You might want to apply the rest of the attached format-patch,
>> as it makes things clearer, more maintainable, and shorter.
> Sure, but your patch doesn't apply cleanly.  Care to check?

Refreshed, retried, reattached - not seeing any differences.
Care to give me hint to get a clean format-patch of a changed file against your
My approach tends to be scorched earth: rm -rf repo && git clone repo!
Ramadan is just past, so not a new moon, should I wait to sacrifice more of my
hair, to appease git? ;^>

Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
From 3f92d6ec6f0e715cbd6629634e66a306603532a5 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Brian Inglis <Brian.Inglis@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:38:16 -0600
Subject: [PATCH] cygwin: doc: Fix doc install path in postinstall script

 winsup/doc/etc.postinstall.cygwin-doc.sh | 62 +++++++++++---------------------
 1 file changed, 20 insertions(+), 42 deletions(-)

diff --git a/winsup/doc/etc.postinstall.cygwin-doc.sh b/winsup/doc/etc.postinstall.cygwin-doc.sh
index dbb641219..ff1d9624e 100755
--- a/winsup/doc/etc.postinstall.cygwin-doc.sh
+++ b/winsup/doc/etc.postinstall.cygwin-doc.sh
@@ -26,9 +26,7 @@ do
-cygver=$($un -r)	# release - numeric version (build info)
-cygver=${cygver%\(*\)}	# strip build info
 smpc_dir="$($cygp $CYGWINFORALL -P -U)/Cygwin"
@@ -50,43 +48,23 @@ fi
 # mkshortcut works only in current directory - change to Cygwin Start Menu
 cd "$smpc_dir" || exit 2	# quit if not found
-# User Guide PDF & HTML
-n="User Guide (PDF)"
-d="PDF Cygwin User Guide"
-[ -r $p ] && $mks -n "$n" -d "$d" $p
-n="User Guide (HTML)"
-d="HTML Cygwin User Guide"
-[ -r $i ] && $mks -n "$n" -d "$d" $i
-n="API (PDF)"
-d="PDF Cygwin API Reference"
-[ -r $p ] && $mks -n "$n" -d "$d" $p
-n="API (HTML)"
-d="HTML Cygwin API Reference"
-[ -r $i ] && $mks -n "$n" -d "$d" $i
-# Home Page URL
-n="Home Page"
-d="Cygwin $n"
-$mks -n "$n" -d "$d" $h
-d="Cygwin Frequently Asked Questions (with answers)"
-$mks -n "$n" -d "$d" $h
+# create User Guide and API PDF and HTML shortcuts
+while read t n d
+	[ -r $t ] && $mks -n "$n" -d "$d" $t
+done <<EOF
+$doc/cygwin-ug-net.pdf		User\ Guide\ \(PDF\)  Cygwin\ User\ Guide\ PDF
+$html/cygwin-ug-net/index.html	User\ Guide\ \(HTML\) Cygwin\ User\ Guide\ HTML
+$doc/cygwin-api.pdf		API\ \(PDF\)	Cygwin\ API\ Reference\ PDF
+$html/cygwin-api/index.html	API\ \(HTML\)	Cygwin\ API\ Reference\ HTML
+# create Home Page and FAQ URL link shortcuts
+while read t n d
+	$mks -n "$n" -d "$d" $t 
+done <<EOF
+$site/index.html	Home\ Page	Cygwin\ Home\ Page\ Link
+$site/faq.html		FAQ	Cygwin\ Frequently\ Asked\ Questions\ Link

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