install script diffs

Matthias Benkmann mbenkmann at
Fri Nov 24 15:18:29 PST 2000

> This "command diff" sounds like something a lot of us could use. Of course 
> setting it up is a nice big job (having to paste all the commands into a 
> file) but once that first file is created it's a minor thing to maintain the 
> file. I quite like this proposal. I'll start working on it. If you're (we're) 
> lucky I might have it ready by 2.4.4 (and no there is no release date yet).
> Oh, this always counts: if somebody has enough spare time to create this file 
> him/herself you can do right ahead and send it to me. Just let me know if 
> somebody plans to work on it (reply to this message and let us know will do) 
> so nobody is doing double work for nothing.

Why not add tags around the commands in the SGML source. That doesn't seem 
like a lot of work and once those tags are in place, creating the command 
file would just require extracting everything between those tags.


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