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From "Jason Warner" <jaw...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Too many levels of menu before content in docs?
Date Tue, 26 Feb 2008 18:49:52 GMT
I liked David's idea of collapsible trees.  Is that possible with the wiki?
It doesn't seem like something a wiki would be able to inherently handle but
one can hope.

On Tue, Feb 26, 2008 at 1:41 PM, Hernan Cunico <hcunico@gmail.com> wrote:

> Dave,
> we need to figure out a way to organize th content. For 2.1 we'll
> hopefully end up around 200 pages, we can't have them all listed on one
> page.
>
> More specifically on "Installing and removing applications" it will only
> take 2 clicks to get there once in the 2.1 doc space
>
> From http://cwiki.apache.org/GMOxDOC21/documentation.html click on
> *Administration* and then on *Installing and removing applications*. The
> breadcrumbs help navigate through the hierarchy, a user will not necessarily
> have to navigate through every single one of those topics to get to the
> content wanted.
>
> On the 2.1 doc home page we definitively need to show a subset of topics,
> I think a 3 level (as we have it now) is OK. Maybe lower it to just 2 levels
> if we rework the titles and rearrange the structure.
>
> What do others think?
>
> Cheers!
> Hernan
>
> David Jencks wrote:
> > This seems a wee bit excessive to me...
> >
> > ...Documentation > Administration > Administrative Tasks > Administering
> > applications > Installing and removing applications
> >
> > Can we get expandable trees in the Documentation page?  If so I think
> > the links on Documentation should take you directly to documentation
> >
> > If not I'd be happier with a maximum of 1 layer of additional menus
> >
> > thanks
> > david jencks
> >
>



-- 
~Jason Warner

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