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FS#70081 - Add hints for opening gnome docs

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by champignoom (champignoom) - Friday, 19 March 2021, 20:39 GMT
Last edited by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Saturday, 20 March 2021, 08:22 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Extra
Status Assigned
Assigned To Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No


After installing gtk-doc / gtkmm3-doc / glib2-docs / etc, nothing tells how to use them. One must dig out the locations of these htmls using pacman -Ql after digging out the usage of pacman itself.

1. Add 'devhelp', the doc viewer for gnome libraries, as an optional dependency
2. or at least tell the user the exact location of the installed docs at the end of installation.
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