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From Xavier Hanin <xavier.ha...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Ivy site and old versions
Date Fri, 17 Jul 2009 09:23:33 GMT
2009/7/15 Nicolas Lalevée <nicolas.lalevee@hibnet.org>

> let's undig an old thread,
>
> I may have a solution to this. I recently added a feature in xookie so that
> an entry in the toc can be absolute url rather than a document in the tree.
> So we can probably use it to leverage the size the toc on both Ivy and
> IvyDE websites.
>
> I suggest we don't import the subtree of any version of the documentation
> in the history menu and use urls that point to an "external" toc. For
> instance history/2.x/2.1.x/2.1.0-rc1 will be an url to
> http://ant.apache.org/ivy/history/2.x/2.1.x/2.1.0-rc1/index.html, and on
> that last page we will see only the toc of the 2.1.0-rc1 documentation.
> And the only subtree we would import would be the documentation of the
> latest milestone, the documentation which is not in the history subtree.
>
> Then each time we release a new version, we will:
> * add in the history a entry for the new version
> * generate the subtree for that new history entry
> * update the latest milestone svn:external
> * regenerate the entire website, which won't include any of the
> documentation in the history
>
> WDYT?

Excellent idea Nicolas! A big +1 for this change!

Xavier


>
>
> And Maarten, if you can hold up for few days the deployment of the Ivy
> release, I can have this implemented so you will have less pain while
> updating the site (you will beta-test that new process thought ;) ).
>
> Nicolas
>
> On Wed, 8 Apr 2009 19:31:38 +0200, Xavier Hanin <xavier.hanin@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 31, 2009 at 11:59 PM, Maarten Coene
> > <maarten_coene@yahoo.com>wrote:
> >
> >>
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> regenerating and committing the Ivy site takes a lot of time at the
> > moment.
> >> I wondered if we could speed that up by cleaning up the history part of
> > the
> >> site. For instance, is it really necessary we still have the
> > documentation
> >> of ivy-2.0.0-alpha1 online?
> >
> > I agree we could clean up the online history. What would be even better
> is
> > to load the navigation tree separately from the rest of the page so that
> > we
> > would not have to update all pages whenever the navigation tree
> changes...
> >
> > Xavier
> >
> >
> >>
> >>
> >> Maarten
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
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