Re: [bug?] docs in Documentation/technical/ do not seem to be distributed
- Date: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:03:09 -0500
- From: Samuel Lijin <sxlijin@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [bug?] docs in Documentation/technical/ do not seem to be distributed
On Wed, Apr 19, 2017 at 12:05 PM, Jonathan Nieder <jrnieder@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Samuel Lijin wrote:
>> It's possible this may have nothing to do with the Git project itself
>> because I have absolutely no idea how this is handled on the packaging
>> side or, possibly, if this is actually intended.
>> There are a couple of links floating around in the man pages pointing
>> to pages in technical/, such as to technical/api-credentials.html in
>> gitcredentials(7) . On the website and man pages for Arch Linux and
>> Ubuntu, this link is broken.
> This sounds like a packaging bug in Arch Linux and Ubuntu.
> That said, at least in Ubuntu, I am not able to reproduce it. Do
> you have the git-doc (or git-all, which depends on git-doc) package
That was the answer on the Ubuntu machine. Doesn't apply to Arch,
though, so I guess I'll reach out upstream there. I've also opened
#994 on the git/git-scm.com repo for this.
Out of curiosity, do you know why it's distributed like that?