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Re: Correspondence between web-pages and Info-pages

From: Richard Stallman
Subject: Re: Correspondence between web-pages and Info-pages
Date: Tue, 06 Jan 2015 23:27:05 -0500

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  > > and it would be hard for package installation
  > > to put manuals there.

  > Using HTTP (not HTTPS) in your web browser, open one of the pages
  > of the HTML versions of manuals on gnu.org. There, your browser
  > just installed a local copy of that page, completely
  > automatically. That's not hard.

It is not onerous work, but it requires users to actively do
something.  That is a change for the worse, so I don't want it.  I
want package installation to install the package's info manuals
locally, just as it does now.

Dr Richard Stallman
President, Free Software Foundation
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