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Subject: Re: [boost] Guidelines on wiki
From: Paul A. Bristow (pbristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-03-26 08:33:33

> -----Original Message-----
> From: boost-bounces_at_[hidden] [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Daniel James
> Sent: Thursday, March 25, 2010 8:25 PM
> To: boost_at_[hidden]
> Subject: Re: [boost] Guidelines on wiki
> Hopefully people with subversion access will be disciplined. But I
> think you're right, it should be someone's responsibility to oversee
> the wiki and keep things ordered. I think this page demonstrates that:

It that a compliment or not ;-)

(I'm sure it can still be improved!)

> Can we copy a snapshot of the wiki to the (definitely read-only) Boost site with every release?

>My original plan was to just use the wiki, but I think you might right. By using snapshots, viewing the page will be
faster and it'll >allow people to freely edit the wiki pages. The workflow would be something like: edit the page, ask
on the list for a review, if >accepted the website manager imports the snapshot. Sounds okay?

Yes - though I'm not sure if we need formal reviews - just asking on boost-docs list if anyone is unhappy might do as

And if only we could get the releases more often, we can just snapshot "where the docs are now" - in the knowledge that
complaints will be dealt with 'next time?.


Paul A. Bristow
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