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Subject: Re: r24917: again no manual update

Re: r24917: again no manual update

From: Alex Parker <parker.alex.e_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 26 Feb 2010 16:39:31 +0100

>
>
>> If the problem is making people go back through the history of the wiki
>> page to figure out what has changed and what isn't in the manual. As long as
>> there's a tracker entry describing _every_ new tag (and/or new feature) that
>> isn't
>> in the manual yet, then it's a matter of going through a list and closing
>> tasks, rather than trying to figure things out by comparison.
>>
>
> I like Paul's suggestion. I do not think that forcing everyone to learn
> TEX is a productive use of time, but I do feel that the manual should be
> complete. Posting an entry in the tracker makes it easy to follow and can
> be added by people who know the manual and know TEX. As long as the proper
> category is set it should be quick and easy to find new manual entries that
> need to be included.
>
> -Karl
>

Yes, this is what I was getting at. I don't mind adding tags to the manual
if people tell me what they are, but I object to having to try and search
through the history of a massive wiki page and work out what is and isn't
already there.

Alex
Received on 2010-02-26


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