mkdist(8)                GNATS Administration Utilities                mkdist(8)

       mkdist - create a distribution of send-pr for outside users

       mkdist directory release

       Builds a distribution of send-pr so that users outside a support site can
       submit Problem Reports to the local GNATS.  mkdist can be found in

       mkdist creates a directory directory from a template directory
       /var/lib/gnats/gnats-db/gnats-dist which contains a complete distribution
       of send-pr.  The default value for the >Release: field in the template is

       Creates into directory from /var/lib/gnats/gnats-db/gnats-dist:

       COPYING        copyright information

       INSTALL        installation notes

       README         introductory notes

       Makefile       Makefile

       categories     current list of supported categories Site-ID customization script, installed as install-sid  Emacs Lisp facilities for sending problem reports,
                      installed as send-pr.el     send-pr script, installed as send-pr    man page, installed as send-pr(1)   GNU Info documentation

       send-pr.texi   Documentation source code

       texinfo.tex    Macros for formatting hard-copy documentation with TeX

       Keeping Track: Managing Messages With GNATS (also installed as the GNU
       Info file and Reporting Problems Using send-pr (also
       installed as the GNU Info file

       gnats(l), send-pr(1), query-pr(1), edit-pr(1), file-pr(8), queue-pr(8),
       rmcat(8), gen-index(8), mkcat(8).

       Copyright (c) 1993 Free Software Foundation, Inc.

       Permission is granted to make and distribute verbatim copies of this
       manual provided the copyright notice and this permission notice are
       preserved on all copies.

       Permission is granted to copy and distribute modified versions of this
       manual under the conditions for verbatim copying, provided that the
       entire resulting derived work is distributed under the terms of a
       permission notice identical to this one.

       Permission is granted to copy and distribute translations of this manual
       into another language, under the above conditions for modified versions,
       except that this permission notice may be included in translations
       approved by the Free Software Foundation instead of in the original

GNATS 3.113                        April 1993                          mkdist(8)