Subject: Re: [boost] Changing the website (Was: Need help with bootstrap.bat)
From: Hans Dembinski (hans.dembinski_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-01-04 09:39:52
> On 3. Jan 2018, at 18:04, Stefan Seefeld via Boost <boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> If we always seek to remodel everything at once we make life
> unnecessarily hard for ourselves. It's much easier and more pragmatic to
> look for incremental improvements. And it brings me back to my favourite
> topic: modularity.
> github already allows per-project pages, and some of the github projects
> use them (e.g. http://boostorg.github.io/python/ <http://boostorg.github.io/python/>). So let's assume for a
> moment that all Boost projects use github pages to publish their
> documentation. The remainder of `www.boost.org <http://www.boost.org/>` could then be migrated
> to github pages, too, mostly consisting of references to the
> project-specific pages.
> I think such a scenario meets most of your items above: it's modular
> ("composed of orthogonal parts"), more easily maintained (each by their
> project's maintainers).
> (I'd leave out the discussion about tools etc., as I think that's
> entirely up to the projects.)
I think that's a great proposal.
I also hope that Andrzej gets access to do what he suggested. I stumbled over the same thing.
Just my 2 cents,