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From Ross Gardler <rgard...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Setting lures for writers?
Date Tue, 28 Sep 2010 11:08:23 GMT
On 28/09/2010 12:04, Noirin Shirley wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 28, 2010 at 4:04 AM, Ross Gardler<rgardler@apache.org>  wrote:
>> On 28/09/2010 02:47, Benson Margulies wrote:
>>>
>>> As projects mature and grow, the quality of the documentation becomes
>>> an ever-more-important aspect. Tech writing is, however, a different
>>> beast from development. Some projects have been blessed with
>>> significant volunteer effort, and others with not-so-volunteer effort
>>> as always. Has Comdev ever considered any specific ways to attract
>>> writers to ASF?
>>
>> In short no, but we really should.
>>
>> Noirin is an expert in the field of technical writing - maybe she will
>> provide some hints?
>>
>
> I have done some thinking about this, but as anyone who's had to deal
> with me lately knows, my tuits are less round these days than ever :-)
>
> I'll be in Atlanta - if someone can sit me down with a pint, you'll
> get lots out of me. Grab a few people who can bounc ideas, and I'll
> even type while I talk.

Lets do a barcamp session on it (discussion style, no need for a 
presentation).

Ross

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