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From Robert Burrell Donkin <>
Subject Re: Host Release Docs...?
Date Sun, 07 Jul 2013 10:10:20 GMT
On 07/07/13 01:11, sebb wrote:
> On 6 July 2013 20:35, Robert Burrell Donkin
> <> wrote:
>> It should be easy enough to upload the release documentation generated by
>> Maven to the CMS. In the past, I've occasionally found it useful to be able
>> to read the documentation for a particular release (of a product) available.
>> So, I've been wondering about generate a site based on the release version
>> and then uploading it.
>> Opinions...?
> I like the idea of the site agreeing with the current release.
> If the website is only created from trunk, it may advertise featiures
> that are not actually available except from snapshots.
> So I favour generating the initial site from the same tag as the release.
> If documentation fixes are needed later, the tag could be copied to a
> branch, and that can be used to make changes.
> This does potentially mean having to merge fixes back into trunk.


I'd be happy enough to have to cross that bridge when we come to it...

> Or one can have a site with both trunk and GA documentation.
> This is what httpcomponents does.

I quite like publishing both truck and GA (generated from the release tag)

With the CMS, I think it should be do-able without too much pain


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