Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 68478
Cannot print info pages, texi files not included in rpms
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:28:44 EDT
Description of Problem:
Most packages do not include their texinfo source, so it's impossible to print
Of course, the work-around is to install the source rpm and get the texinfo
sources from it, but what a pain.
Changing component to 'distribution' since there are many RPMs in this position.
Closing bugs on older, no longer supported releases. Apologies for any lack of
Considering this, I'm not sure there's a good way to normally include these;
probably, using the texinfo source to generate formats such as PDF at build time
to put in the %doc sections would be better.
notting: Warren went through and *removed* all the PDF documentation we shipped,
late September last year. (See cups changelog for instance.)