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From "Emmanuel Lecharny" <elecha...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Site]
Date Mon, 19 Mar 2007 12:19:54 GMT
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 ?)



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 L├ęcharny
> > www.iktek.com
>
>
> --
> Ersin
>



-- 
Cordialement,
Emmanuel L├ęcharny
www.iktek.com

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