[tex-live] searching help for files w/o documentation
Philip TAYLOR (Ret'd)
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Thu Dec 18 15:07:00 CET 2008
Werner LEMBERG wrote:
> Well, instead of restricting to a certain extension (maybe there are
> files without an extension...),
I would be happy to include the null extension, to allow
files such as AAAREADME to be displayed ...
> it would make more sense IMHO to check
> whether the contents of the file is binary or text, only adding the
> latter to the list of choices.
Why not offer binaries ? Documentation might be in PDF, Word, PostScript,
DVI, or who-knows-what : so long as one doesn't launch executables or
scripts, why not allow anything else ?
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