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Re: HOWTOs



On Thu, 23 Sep 1999, alex wrote:

> I still believe that HOWTOs can be useful, if only because they don't
> have to be comprehensive and can therefore be simpler.

heh, yeah.  sometimes i think man pages resemble something encrypted with
ron rivest's chaffing and winnowing scheme.  the stuff that's interesting
is mixed in with stuff that's irrelevant.

-brahm