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From David Crossley <>
Subject Re: How to update docs for 2.1?
Date Sat, 07 Jul 2007 03:07:33 GMT
Grzegorz Kossakowski wrote:
> David Crossley pisze:
> >
> >No it is not. That is how the cocoon website is still managed.
> >The ASF Infrastructure asks that all websites be stored in SVN.
> I would say that's crucial sentence that helps to understand whole setup. 
> Now the rest makes sense.

Good idea. We need to make that more clear at CocoonWebsiteUpdate wiki.

It is already emphatic at


> >Yes, that is correct. Edit the source for 2.1 docs via Daisy.
> >Behind-the-scenes on forrest.zones.a.o, Forrest (calling the
> >forrestbot from cron) is generating the final docs by extracting
> >the content from Daisy and applying the website theme.
> >However a human committer needs to commit the changes from
> >time-to-time.
> >
> >I think that the wiki page describes all this. If you
> >can point to any confusing areas, then i will try to fix it.
> It's all clear now, it was confusing why one have to commit anything if we 
> store docs in Daisy and Forestbot generates pages automatically.
> >I tweaked the paragraphs below the one that you refer to,
> >to emphasise that committers should let forrestbot do
> >the work and use the "quick fix" method of committing
> >the final docs to cocoon/site/site/2.1/ SVN.
> Thanks!
> -- 
> Grzegorz Kossakowski

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