[Mageia-discuss] Handbooks - the lot

John Balcaen mikala at mageia.org
Sun Mar 11 01:19:13 CET 2012

2012/3/10 Anssi Hannula <anssi at mageia.org>:
> 07.03.2012 18:46, Juergen Harms kirjoitti:
>> Upgrading to KDE 4.8.1 I realised that substantial time is lost
>> downloading fat handbooks that I do not need.
> Note that installation of handbooks is not new, they were simply
> previously bundled with the main software packages and they have now
> been splitted to separate packages.
> I don't really agree that splitting is useful here, though, but I'm not
> the KDE maintainer (or maybe I'm missing something)...
When building live-cd handbooks were removed from rpms and so not installed.
Providing handbooks as specific package allow now users from live-cd
to install them without having to reinstall kde's package from
repository instead (cf mga #2101 )

Balcaen John
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