[fpc-pascal] Web link to documentation

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Fri Mar 20 11:29:54 CET 2009

On Fri, 20 Mar 2009, Marco van de Voort wrote:

> In our previous episode, Michael Van Canneyt said:
> > > P.s. Speaking about docs: I saw the current documentation is still badly linked.
> > > (the next/prev links) I also retried myself using the most recent tex4ht
> > > updates (januari 2009), and failed again, the links are still borked, though
> > > i have a feeling they are slightly better.
> > 
> > I'm happy that you think they are better :-)
> > 
> > But as far as I'm concerned, this is a non-issue. 
> > The HTML version of the docs is still only a courtesy.
> I don't agree that the fact that HTML docs is secondary makes it
> automatically a non-issue :-) A "lesser" issue of course, but OTOH we have
> been messing with it for over ten years (I started with Latex2html 96) now,
> and it is still borked.
> I'm thinking of trying to create an html fixer app. I know, that wouldn't be
> the first too, but at least it would be better than this.

Feel free to do so... I will not stop anyone from doing so.

Although it might be better to try and fix tex4ht, more people will benefit
from that :-)


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