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From David Crossley <cross...@apache.org>
Subject Re: collaborative editing tools (Was: svn commit: r293179)
Date Mon, 03 Oct 2005 07:39:46 GMT
Ross Gardler wrote:
> David Crossley wrote:
> >
> >We should also explore other tools. I got a bit worried
> >that we rushed to a certain software.
> 
> We rushed to test, we have not rushed to adopt ;-)
> 
> >A quick Google found me this for example ...
> >http://www.inkscape.org/
> 
> The document has a section for alternatives, we should add real 
> alternatives there.
> 
> However, I do not believe inkscape is an alternative. It is an XVG 
> drawing package, as far as I can tell it does not allow multiple people 
> to work on the same document at the same time.

You snipped my research that it is in the process
of incorporating such a feature, if not already.

> >We could create a howto for each tool:
> >Lenya, SubEthaEdit, Gobby, InkScape.
> 
> I agree we should examine alternatives, but the only one in this list 
> that is an alternative is SubEthaEdit, unfortunately that is Mac only 
> (is it not?). Gobby is cross platform, although too dificult to install 
> on Mac at this time (work in progress).

As i was suggesting, my quick search revealed one
possibility. There must be more.

-David

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