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Re: [SLUG] Wehre to get hard-copies of GNU manuals?


I'm reading it right now off the screen until we get it in print,
but apparently it's not completly up to date (e.g. see the comments about
it in Amazon, and I've just had to add a few lines to the .y file in the first
example to make it compile, and even then aclocal emits a warning which
I'm not sure if it's the example's fault or a bug in the Debian package)
so I'd like a comfortable access to the latest version of the "official"

I think I'll try to find a Kwik-Kopy style print shop to do 2-sided printing
a binding for me.



On Wed, 23 Feb 2005 15:26:51 +1100 (EST), Grant Parnell
<gripz.at.slug.org.au@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Feb 2005 amos@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > Does anyone know where can I get hard-copies of GNU manuals?
> > I'm particularly interested in the manuals of automake
> > (http://www.gnu.org/software/automake/manual/automake.html)
> > and autoconf
> > http://www.gnu.org/software/autoconf/manual/autoconf-2.57/autoconf.html)
> >
> > They are too large to just print (over 200 pages), and inconvenient to
> > me to rea on-line.
> Will this do? http://www.elx.com.au/item/NR1902
> It seems to be more a tutorial but might work for you.
> Otherwise try the FSF (Freen Software Foundation - originators of GPL) who
> makes some of their income from selling hardcopy manuals.
> See http://www.fsf.org and click on the "ordering books and merchandise"
> link. Which funilly enough, is the same as the ordering link from the
> gnu.org site.
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