|Subject:||bug#27833: 25.2; Add support for manpath command to woman.el|
|Date:||Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:29:19 +0100|
> From: Reuben Thomas <address@hidden>
> Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:33:52 +0100
> Cc: address@hidden
>Yes, but why not extend man.el by using manpath? Is there a problem
> On top of that, I think we semi-deprecated woman.el because AFAIR it
> cannot support newer roff features which are abundant in recent man
> pages. So I wonder what kind of use case do you have that on the one
> hand needs woman.el, and OTOH finds its manpath emulation lacking.
> I explained that: man -k does not support man directories lacking a database.
that I don't see?
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