mkdist

mkdist(8)               GNATS Administration Utilities               mkdist(8)



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

SYNOPSIS
       mkdist directory release

DESCRIPTION
       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
       /var/gnats-db/gnats-bin.

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

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

       COPYING        copyright information

       INSTALL        installation notes

       README         introductory notes

       Makefile       Makefile

       categories     current list of supported categories

       install-sid.sh Site-ID customization script, installed as install-sid

       send-pr-el.in  Emacs Lisp facilities for sending problem reports,
                      installed as send-pr.el

       send-pr.sh     send-pr script, installed as send-pr

       send-pr.man    man page, installed as send-pr(1)

       send-pr.info   GNU Info documentation

       send-pr.texi   Documentation source code

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

SEE ALSO
       Keeping Track: Managing Messages With GNATS (also installed as the GNU
       Info file gnats.info) and Reporting Problems Using send-pr (also
       installed as the GNU Info file send-pr.info).

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

COPYING
       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 English.



GNATS 3.2                         April 1993                         mkdist(8)