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Re: API documentation

On Tue, May 22, 2012 at 6:28 PM, Robert James Clay <..hidden..> wrote:
> On Tue, 2012-05-22 at 19:34 -0400, Chris Travers wrote:
>> On Tue, May 22, 2012 at 8:41 AM, Nigel Titley <..hidden..> wrote:
>> > On 22/05/2012 16:30, Chris Travers wrote:
>> >> ....  I would also like to ensure that it
>> >> gets installed as man pages (why I am working on a make
>> >> install installation).
>> >>
>> > Is this documented in the code or elsewhere?
>> Yes.  The new code files have extensive POD.  And after you run make,
>> it generates man pages in blib/man3/ for each Perl module.  Maybe
>> these should be a download of their own?
>   Haven't checked to see how much space they're taking up (there are
> currently some 61 of them) but those are currently included in the
> Debian package.  (They're created as part of the build and I then use a
> standard Debian helper script to get them installed in the package.)

Perfect.  Especially if you have something working for you I will put
these in a separate tarball.  Don't want to make things harder for
packagers by putting things in multiple places.

Best Wishes,
Chris Travers