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From Rodent of Unusual Size <Ken.C...@Golux.Com>
Subject Re: prototype FAQ
Date Fri, 23 Feb 2001 20:10:52 GMT
I am totally in favour of making the FAQ easier to use -- but
on multiple levels.  Ease of use needs to be attained for:

1. Finding the right Q/A.
2. Treating as a monolithic document (for printing, or mailing,
   or including in a tarball).
3. Referencing the right Q/A (when linking or mailing a link).
4. Updating.

I regard that as probably the correct order of importance, too:
users first.  #2 is easily handled by SSI, as is currently done.

I am still confused by your remarks about 'the state the 1.3
FAQ is in;' I may have missed some messages, but I find that
obscure.  What aspect of the State of the FAQ is bad?

Whatever.  Maybe the thing to do is to use XML with a transformation

Find some way to improve ease-of-use along those four axes (or
at least not DISimprove it on any of them ;-), and I think I am +1.
#ken    P-)}

Ken Coar                    <http://Golux.Com/coar/>
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