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[bug#53603] [PATCH] doc: Add files and symlink-manager home services.

From: Ludovic Courtès
Subject: [bug#53603] [PATCH] doc: Add files and symlink-manager home services.
Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2022 12:43:26 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/28.1 (gnu/linux)

Hi Andrew,

Andrew Tropin <> skribis:

> * doc/guix.texi (Essential Home Services): Add files and symlink-manager home
> services.
> ---
>  doc/guix.texi | 65 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>  1 file changed, 65 insertions(+)
> diff --git a/doc/guix.texi b/doc/guix.texi
> index c94f85589f..2edea2c943 100644
> --- a/doc/guix.texi
> +++ b/doc/guix.texi
> @@ -37500,12 +37500,77 @@ users @emph{should not} use this service, in most 
> cases it's better to extend
>  the required command using the appropriate service type.
>  @end defvr
> +@defvr {Scheme Variable} home-files-service-type
> +The service of this type allows to specify a list of files, which will
> +go to @file{~/.guix-home/files}, usually it contains configuration files
> +(to be more precise it contains symlinks to files in @file{/gnu/store}),
> +which should be placed in @file{$XDG_CONFIG_DIR} or in rare cases in
> +@file{$HOME}.  It accepts extension values in the following format:
> +
> +@lisp
> +`(("config/sway/config" ,sway-file-like-object)
> +  ("config/tmux/tmux.conf" ,(local-file "./tmux.conf")))
> +@end lisp

I think you wrote it shortly before ‘home-files-service-type’ was
changed to not prepend a dot to file names.

Would you like to update it and resubmit?  That’d be a welcome addition.


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