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From Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot ...@marcelot.net>
Subject Re: Documentation navigation
Date Mon, 15 Apr 2013 11:54:48 GMT
Hi Emmanuel,

I'd vote for option 1.

This is more like book reading to me where you first finish a chapter before jumping to the
other.
I think it makes more sense.

Regards,
Pierre-Arnaud

On 15 avr. 2013, at 11:48, Emmanuel L├ęcharny <elecharny@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi guys,
> 
> as we are working on the documentation, we would like to know which kind
> of navigation would be the most pleasant.
> 
> We have to possibilities to navigate into the doc, assuming that we have
> previous/Next/Up links
> 
> 1) We can make the link to always point to the next page in the doco,
> whether it's on a upper or lower level
> 
> 2) Or we can force the prev/next navigation to remain on the same level.
> 
> Let me explain with an example. Here is a possible doco with 3 levels :
> 
> 1
>  1.1
>     1.1.1
>     1.1.2
>  1.2
>     1.2.1
> 2
>  2.1
>  2.2
> 3
> 
> If we adopt the (1) type of navigation, then the 'next' link will move
> to the pages this way : 1, 1.1, 1.1.1, 1.1.2, 1.2, 1.2.1, 2, 2.1, 2.2, 3
> If we adopt the (2) solution, then doing a 'next' on page 1 will drive
> you to page 2, then to page 3. You have to go down to page 1.1 to be
> able to navigate to page 1.2 etc.
> 
> 
> What do you prefer ?
> 
> -- 
> Regards,
> Cordialement,
> Emmanuel L├ęcharny
> www.iktek.com 
> 


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