Fwd: Re: m68k on Debian wiki.
I'm forwarding a mail from a short private exchange we had
with Stephen Marenka, to make sure everybody is aware of it, and
comfortable with what I'm going to do.
-------- Forwarded Message --------
> From: Stephen R Marenka <email@example.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: m68k on Debian wiki.
> Date: Thu, 29 May 2008 08:48:39 -0500
> On Wed, May 28, 2008 at 11:20:06PM +0200, Franklin PIAT wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I've seen with interest that you renamed the page "DebianM68kPorting" as
> > "M68kPorting".
> > I have temporarily renamed the pages to it's original names in order to
> > preserve a link from http://www.debian.org/ports/m68k .
> > I can give a hand making this transition if you want/need.
> That would be lovely!
> > Some steps I can think of :
> > 1. Some of the pages are referenced from ***.debian.org (see
> > CategoryPermalink at the bottom of such pages), we should coordinate
> > with debian-www and add a redirect for transistion.
> > 2. We should try to rename all the *M68k* pages at once.
> > 3. We should update links within the wiki (click on the page's title to
> > list BackLinks).
> > 4. We could rename some pages !M68k/Foo instead of !M68kFoo
> > May be we can try to use even more uniform naming, like :
> > DebianM68kPorting >> M68k/Porting
> > DebianM68kGcc >> M68k/Gcc
> > DebianM68kKernel >> M68k/Kernel
> > DebianM68kTesting >> M68k/Testing
> > M68kPorting/Aranym >> M68k/Aranym or Aranym
> > M68kPorting/AranymNetwork >> M68k/AranymNetwork or Aranym/Networking
Naming those two page "Aranym" and "Aranym/Networking"
> > M68kPorting/DiskImages >> M68k/DiskImages
> > and leave those page pages as-is :
> > ArchiveQualification/m68k
I am now considering to merge this page
in m68kEtchReleaseRecertification as they seems to duplicate each
> > DebianInstaller/M68kTodo
> Actually, I'd love to lose the Todo off this one, but it's not a big
> > m68kEtchReleaseRecertification
> > m68kLennyReleaseRecertification
> Those all sound like excellent suggestions. If you're willing to pursue
> that, it would sure make my life easier. Mostly I was staring at the
> old pages that had so much redundancy in the name that it was annoying
> me and I hated to add new pages to that mess. :)
Your comments are welcome (please, CC me).