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From "Alex Karasulu" <akaras...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [Site]
Date Tue, 20 Mar 2007 17:47:51 GMT
Sure but I don't think confluence can do that :).

Alex

On 3/20/07, Emmanuel Lecharny <elecharny@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> I suggest that when a damn spammer tries to add a comment on one of our
> beautiful pages, he just receives a bowl of burning oil on his b*lls.
>
> wdyt ?
>
> On 3/20/07, Alex Karasulu <akarasulu@apache.org> wrote:
> >
> > I really liked this idea.  I understand the head aches tho so this might
> > not be so easy or even worth doing.
> >
> > Oh another thing to worry about are those darn spammers.  We need to
> > find a way to prevent that which becomes impossible when not locking things
> > down. :(
> >
> > Oye ve! This might just be one of those features not worth the labor to
> > have.
> >
> > Alex
> >
> > On 3/19/07, Ersin Er < ersin.er@gmail.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > On 3/19/07, Emmanuel Lecharny < elecharny@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > Ersin, I see your point.
> > > >
> > > > What about asking Atlassian about the best way to do that? Maybe
> > > Justen can
> > > > help us (he suggested to add a way to comment pages, so may be he
> > > knows how
> > > > to do it ?)
> > >
> > > Confluence normally supports comments, as you may already know. But
> > > our theme just does not display them. We can change the theme to show
> > > the comments on each page. But the license problem still exists.
> > >
> > > >
> > > >  On 3/19/07, Ersin Er <ersin.er@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > > On 3/19/07, Emmanuel Lecharny < elecharny@gmail.com > wrote:
> > > > > > Hi guys,
> > > > > >
> > > > > > I guess this mail is much more targeting Ersin, but may be
> > > someone lese
> > > > can
> > > > > > help.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Justen Stepka, from Atlassian (ya know, the company which
> > > product are
> > > > just,
> > > > > > well, incredibly cool) has suggested that we should allow users
> > > to add
> > > > > > comments on the site's pages. This is just smart. Now, the
> > > question is :
> > > > how
> > > > > > do we do that ?
> > > > >
> > > > > This is not a new idea. We cannot do that (well under some
> > > conditions
> > > > > may be possible). Because, the site content is actually the
> > > > > documentation and it's (or it'll be) distributed with the released
> > >
> > > > > products. Components of the released products should all be
> > > committed
> > > > > (or contributed) by people who signed the appropriate Apache
> > > license.
> > > > >
> > > > > This is stated at http://cwiki.apache.org/CWIKI as:
> > > > >
> > > > > "Some Spaces are being used to create the Project documentation.
> > > > > Editing access to such Spaces might be restricted to Project
> > > > > committers or individuals who have filed a Contributor's License
> > > > > Agreement with the ASF."
> > > > >
> > > > > > We currently have this little grey icon on the right top of
each
> > > page,
> > > > it
> > > > > > would be a good idea to add another icon for comments, but more
> > > visible.
> > > > And
> > > > > > also the same icon at the end of each page. I guess the template
> > > must be
> > > > > > changed. The comments should not be shown entirely on the
> > > resultant
> > > > page,
> > > > > > but folded, to avoid having giant pages.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > If we have those little 'comment' icons on our page will help
a
> > > lot to
> > > > > > improve the site : we are 80% not english natives, so the text
> > > in those
> > > > > > pages migth be seen as pidgin to english natives.
> > > > >
> > > > > We may allow comments, but we should remove them when distributing
> > > the
> > > > > documentation.
> > > > >
> > > > > > wdyt ?
> > > > >
> > > > > Of course we should decide on an appropriate solution but it's not
> > > that
> > > > obvious.
> > > > >
> > > > > > --
> > > > > > Cordialement,
> > > > > > Emmanuel Lécharny
> > > > > > www.iktek.com
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > --
> > > > > Ersin
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > --
> > > >
> > > > Cordialement,
> > > > Emmanuel Lécharny
> > > > www.iktek.com
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > Ersin
> > >
> >
> >
>
>
> --
> Cordialement,
> Emmanuel Lécharny
> www.iktek.com
>

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