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FS#707 - Compressing manpages

Attached to Project: awesome
Opened by Pierre Allegraud (pallegra) - Monday, 21 December 2009, 00:16 GMT
Last edited by Julien Danjou (jd) - Monday, 28 December 2009, 09:44 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Build system
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Operating System All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 3.4.2
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Man pages are compressed by default in the build process. However, pkgsrc favours uncompressed man pages.
This patch allow to optionnaly build uncompressed manpages.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Julien Danjou (jd)
Monday, 28 December 2009, 09:44 GMT
Reason for closing:  Implemented
Additional comments about closing:  commit 12d610ff2f24da4361cce7bf0b306c13ff9227b9
Author: Pierre Allegraud <>
Date: Mon Dec 28 10:43:52 2009 +0100

build: make manpage compression optional

Signed-off-by: Julien Danjou <>