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authorJason Downs <downsj@downsj.com>2008-12-04 04:10:01 (GMT)
committer Jason Downs <downsj@downsj.com>2008-12-04 04:10:01 (GMT)
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First pass at updating documentation. Add FDL.
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@@ -1,4 +1,5 @@
\input texinfo @c -*- Texinfo -*-
+@comment $Id$
@comment %**start of header (This is for running Texinfo on a region.)
@setfilename gdbm.info
@include version.texi
@@ -17,26 +18,21 @@
@ifinfo
This file documents the GNU dbm utility.
-Copyright (C) 1989-1999, 2007 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.
-
-@ignore
-Permission is granted to process this file through Tex and print the
-results, provided the printed document carries copying permission
-notice identical to this one except for the removal of this paragraph
-(this paragraph not being relevant to the printed manual).
-
-@end ignore
-Permission is granted to copy and distribute modified versions of this
-manual under the conditions for verbatim copying, provided also 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.
+Copyright (C) 1989-1999, 2007-2008 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
+
+@quotation
+Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document
+under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or
+any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no
+Invariant Sections, with the Front-Cover Texts being ``The GNU Database
+Manager,'' and with the Back-Cover Texts as in (a) below. A copy of the
+license is included in the section entitled ``GNU Free Documentation
+License.''
+
+(a) The FSF's Back-Cover Text is: ``You have the freedom to
+copy and modify this GNU manual. Buying copies from the FSF
+supports it in developing GNU and promoting software freedom.''
+@end quotation
@end ifinfo
@titlepage
@@ -46,9 +42,10 @@ into another language, under the above conditions for modified versions.
@sp 2
@center A Database Manager
@sp 2
-@center by Philip A. Nelson and Jason Downs
+@center by Philip A. Nelson, Jason Downs and Sergey Poznyakoff
@sp 4
-@center Manual by Pierre Gaumond, Philip A. Nelson and Jason Downs
+@center Manual by Pierre Gaumond, Philip A. Nelson, Jason Downs
+@center and Sergey Poznyakoff
@sp 1
@center Edition @value{EDITION}
@sp 1
@@ -56,10 +53,10 @@ into another language, under the above conditions for modified versions.
@page
@null
@vskip 0pt plus 1filll
-Copyright @copyright{} 1993-99 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
+Copyright @copyright{} 1993-1999, 2007-2008 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
@sp 2
-This is Edition 1.5 of the @cite{GNU @code{dbm} Manual}, for @code{gdbm}
+This is Edition 1.6 of the @cite{GNU @code{dbm} Manual}, for @code{gdbm}
Version @value{VERSION}. @*
Last updated @value{UPDATED}
@@ -124,6 +121,9 @@ Other topics:
* Variables:: Two useful variables.
* Compatibility:: Compatibility with UNIX dbm and ndbm.
* Bugs:: Problems and bugs.
+* GNU Free Documentation License:: Document license.
+
+* Index:: Index
@end menu
@node Copying, Intro, Top, Top
@@ -157,7 +157,7 @@ so that any problems introduced by others will not reflect on our
reputation.@refill
@code{gdbm} is currently distributed under the terms of the GNU General
-Public License, Version 2. (@emph{NOT} under the GNU General Library
+Public License, Version 3. (@emph{NOT} under the GNU General Library
Public License.) A copy the GNU General Public License is included with
the distribution of @code{gdbm}.
@@ -985,7 +985,7 @@ and want to use @code{gdbm} files, execute the following @code{cc} command:
cc ... -L/usr/local/lib -lgdbm -lgdbm_compat
@end example
-@node Bugs, , Compatibility, Top
+@node Bugs, GNU Free Documentation License, Compatibility, Top
@chapter Problems and bugs.
If you have problems with GNU @code{dbm} or think you've found a bug,
@@ -1001,12 +1001,7 @@ send us the input file and the exact results @code{gdbm} gave you. Also
say what you expected to occur; this will help us decide whether the
problem was really in the documentation.
-Once you've got a precise problem, send e-mail to:
-
-@example
-Internet: @file{bug-gnu-utils@@prep.ai.mit.edu}.
-UUCP: @file{mit-eddie!prep.ai.mit.edu!bug-gnu-utils}.
-@end example
+Once you've got a precise problem, send e-mail to the maintainers.
Please include the version number of GNU @code{dbm} you are using. You can get
this information by printing the variable @code{gdbm_version} (see Variables).
@@ -1015,21 +1010,19 @@ Non-bug suggestions are always welcome as well. If you have questions
about things that are unclear in the documentation or are just obscure
features, please report them too.
-You may contact the author by:
+You may contact the authors and maintainers by e-mail:
@example
- e-mail: phil@@cs.wwu.edu
- us-mail: Philip A. Nelson
- Computer Science Department
- Western Washington University
- Bellingham, WA 98226
+@file{phil@@cs.wwu.edu}, @file{downsj@@downsj.com}, @file{gray@@gnu.org.ua}
@end example
-You may contact the current maintainer by:
-@example
- e-mail: downsj@@downsj.com
-@end example
+@node GNU Free Documentation License, Index, Bugs, Top
+@appendix GNU Free Documentation License
-@bye
+@include fdl.texi
+@node Index, , GNU Free Documentation License, Top
+@unnumbered Index
+@printindex cp
+@bye

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