[ntp:hackers] Re: magnitudes for ntpq variables
David L. Mills
mills at udel.edu
Thu Mar 30 17:16:18 UTC 2006
We have had this discussion before and my position has not changed. What
documentation I do will be in HTML and the tools I have. I have on
occasion aligned the documentation and implementation so that both agree
accurately. You are welcome to produce documentation in any other form
as long as it is clearly labeled as derivative and might not accurately
reflect the ground truth.
Harlan Stenn wrote:
> After 4.2.1 is release we have several items ready to be committed to
> One of them is the GNU autogen stuff that has GREATLY simplified the
> options processing. A by-product of this is that we have the OPTION to
> auto-generate certain bits of documentation.
> This list may include:
> - html pages
> - (tex)info pages
> - man pages
> - some others I am probably forgetting
> Since this documentation is a "by-product" of the option processing
> specification, it can greatly simplify maintenance in this area.
> Dave, if you do not want to use the results of this effort, that's no
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