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3 Oct 2023 06:22:09 EDT (-0400)
  Re: POV-Ray v3.8.0-beta.1 issue #410  
From: jr
Date: 5 Aug 2021 06:10:00
Message: <web.610bb7f35f6dda2a5e0fed26cde94f1@news.povray.org>
"jr" <cre### [at] gmailcom> wrote:
> ...
> ah, found the 'README.*'s -- once I looked in the correct directory.  (will get
> back on these in a couple of days)

the 'NEWS' file makes it clear the release is source only, so 'README.bin' could
simply be deleted.  the 'README' and 'README.md' files are, essentially,
identical. suggest updating the 'Dependencies' and 'Generating configure..'
sections in 'README.md', and rename that to 'README'.  the 'README.unix' too
needs some updating (from v3.6); I think that file will become (more) relevant
again (cf X support).

the 'ChangeLog', 'AUTHORS', 'COPYING', 'NEWS', and 'README*' files ought to
"migrate" to the archive's top-level directory.

regards, jr.

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