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From: Thomas Kahle <tomka@g.o>
To: gentoo-doc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-doc] Gentoo Linux Handbook book
Date: Fri, 11 Mar 2011 14:18:00
Message-Id: 20110311141626.GX3732@denkmatte.Speedport_W_502V_Typ_A
In Reply to: [gentoo-doc] Gentoo Linux Handbook book by Mansour Moufid
On 23:40 Sun 06 Mar     , Mansour Moufid wrote:
> Hello list, > > I would like to gauge interest in the community for a published > version of the Gentoo Handbook. How many people would be interested in > owning a complete printed version of the Handbook?
Hmm, wouldn't that be outdated immediately when printed? And also, think about the poor trees. And also Copy&Paste of shell commands during install is so much more of a pain. Sorry, I see zero interest in this.
> It would be a translation of the current XML documentation into a > "literate" form, using Noweb and LaTeX for better readability. See > attached for a simple example chapter. > > If you'd be interested, please leave a reply. Thanks.
-- Thomas Kahle http://dev.gentoo.org/~tomka/

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