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Re: doc/install.texi srcdir clarification


On Wed, 30 May 2001, Laurent Guerby wrote:
> While I'm at it, what to do about complete commands (I assume
> single word commands should use @command)? Texinfo recommands:
>
>    * Also, an entire shell command often looks better if written using
>      `@samp' rather than `@code'.  In this case, the rule is to choose
>      the more pleasing format.
>
> Right now, it is sometimes @command, sometimes @code with
> an optional additional ` ' or `` '' around it. Should
> I remove all additional quotes and use @code? Or @samp?

We have @samp in a couple of places (in other texinfo files), but I guess
both are fine; @samp might be slightly preferrable.

And, yes, I believe the quotes should go.

> For envrionment variables (like PATH) I assume I should use @env?

Yep.

Thanks for working on this!

Gerald
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Gerald "Jerry" pfeifer@dbai.tuwien.ac.at http://www.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/~pfeifer/


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