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Subject: Re: [boost] [git] Submodule's readme and logo
From: Mateusz Loskot (mateusz_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-12-13 06:31:30

On 13 December 2013 11:23, Adam Wulkiewicz <adam.wulkiewicz_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> In Boost.Geometry we recently added a readme file (currently only in develop
> branch and some basic
> wiki.
> From one of the discussions (by Mateusz Loskot):
> What I'd suggest is to create README.{md|markdown} file in root
> directory of geometry repo:
> have big heading on top
> [LOGO] Boost.Geometry
> The readme could also explain briefly what's around,
> what is include folder, what is example, test folder.
> and link to the main documentation and wiki pages.
> GitHub has somewhat 'trained' people there always is a README file
> (see
> so many users expect to use it as a first contact with a project.
> I believe having those files in all submodules would have a positive impact
> on the GitHub community and the users. Furthermore the style of those files
> could be more or less unified. Therefore I've prepared semi-consistent set
> of logos for some of the libraries:
> I decided to achieve the consistency by using the Boost logo as a base.
> Let me know what do you think about it. And don't hesitate to write about
> your ideas or propose changes.

FYI, I have asked about use of README some time ago, w/o replies yet

Best regards,

Mateusz  Łoskot,

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