Re: Debian Reference
On Sun, Oct 23, 2005 at 12:46:28AM +0100, Antony Gelberg wrote:
> Frans Pop wrote:
> Hi Frans / Osamu,
> An outline for a plan:
> (1) Discuss use of manual toolset for DR with Frans.
> (2) Set up a svn repo.
I say set-up alioth project and ask svn there too. Frans, can you be the
> (3) Take a frozen version of the existing DR.
I say get CVS HEAD version while tagging CVS.
(Due to toolset transition, it is unbuildable and I havent uploaded
With new debiandoc-sgml in unstable (Installable to stable, I think),
you can convert entire document to XML cleanly without human
interaction. With minimal perl tricks described in the latest
debiandoc-sgml-doc, you can preserve default.ent entries.
If you ask me, I can upload tarball with XML converted files to web.
> (4) Refactor it into a new structure based on one already discussed with
> Osamu, but likely to change lots before we get here).
Please propose your thought. I am open to everything.
> (5) Keep note of diffs going in while I'm working on (4).
As long as CVS is tagged, we can handle this :-)
> (6) Factor those diffs in.
> (7) Need to decide how we migrate. Do diffs go into both versions for a
> crossover period, or is the existing DR frozen with all new changes to
> go into the new version?
7-1 one build docs somewhere publically accessible. (you)
7-2 change web build script to make copy on the old location. (I can do
PS: I may be off-line next few days.(Moving)