OpenGL man pages

Brian Paul brian.paul at
Thu May 17 14:13:19 PDT 2007

Alan Coopersmith wrote:
> Ademar de Souza Reis Jr. wrote:
>> Anybody knows the status of this issue? Any chance of putting opengl
>> manpages back in the xorg tree, or should we start using the ones from SGI?
> Since Xorg doesn't ship OpenGL, but relies on Mesa, I think Mesa
> would be the more logical home for OpenGL man pages.

My preference was for the distros (and end-users) to get the man pages 
directly from the ARB.  Otherwise, distributing them w/ Mesa means I 
become the middle man for packaging, updating, send patches upstream, 
etc.  I'd rather do other things with my time.


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