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Re: [vox] [RFC] Autotools tutorial



On Fri, 17 Jan 2003, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:

> begin Micah J. Cowan <micah@cowan.name>
[snip]
> > What was wrong with the texinfo manuals?
>
> 1. too verbose
> 2. non-linear
> 3. poorly written
> 4. scattered writing style
>
> of course, this is all subjective.  but perhaps mark was moved to write
> his tutorial because he agrees with me.

Agreed.  Even the New Rider book is not that great, IMO anyway.  But we'll
see how well *I* do here :P

-Mark

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