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From Grzegorz Kossakowski <>
Subject Re: How to update docs for 2.1?
Date Thu, 05 Jul 2007 10:36:50 GMT
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

> 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.


Grzegorz Kossakowski

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