Re: Self Documenting Interfaces
- From: Tom Vogt <tom lemuria org>
- To: gnome-gui-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Self Documenting Interfaces
- Date: Thu, 23 Jul 1998 20:48:12 +0200
Joachim Schlesener <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Great idea. I think the help browser should be aware of highlighted text.
> And it should search through all availible documentation resources
> (man, info, html, faqs, pdf, ...) by itself and present a list of all found
> places with short description a la whatis. Could possibly be realized
> with a WWW search engine (?)
takes too long. hash databases, man or locate style. just extend the
database that already exists for manpages to include everything else.
The universe does not have laws -- it has habits, and habits can be broken.
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