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From rdon...@apache.org
Subject svn commit: r618039 - in /incubator/public/trunk: site-author/guides/mentor.xml site-publish/guides/mentor.html
Date Sun, 03 Feb 2008 17:37:19 GMT
Author: rdonkin
Date: Sun Feb  3 09:37:08 2008
New Revision: 618039

URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=618039&view=rev
Log:
Added notes about mail archives.

Modified:
    incubator/public/trunk/site-author/guides/mentor.xml
    incubator/public/trunk/site-publish/guides/mentor.html

Modified: incubator/public/trunk/site-author/guides/mentor.xml
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/incubator/public/trunk/site-author/guides/mentor.xml?rev=618039&r1=618038&r2=618039&view=diff
==============================================================================
--- incubator/public/trunk/site-author/guides/mentor.xml (original)
+++ incubator/public/trunk/site-author/guides/mentor.xml Sun Feb  3 09:37:08 2008
@@ -301,6 +301,26 @@
       Remember to update the project status file with mailing list details. Prospective committers

       and mentors will need to subscribe. Email them once the status file has been updated.
       </p>
+      <section id='mail-archives'><title>Mail Archives</title>
+        <p>
+Archives at <a href='http://mail-archives.apache.org'>http://mail-archives.apache.org</a>
for the public
+mailing lists will be setup as part of the mailing list creation process. No action is
+required by Mentors. The archives will be <a href='http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/'>visible</a>

+as soon as posts have been made to these lists.
+        </p>
+        <p>
+Many projects are independently archived externally (for example, at
+<a href='http://www.mail-archive.com/'>The Mail Archive</a> and 
+<a href='http://marc.info/?q=about'>MARC</a>)
+Independent archives help to
+increase project visibility as well as preserving a independent historic record.
+These subscriptions are not automatically created. If desired, subscribe manually.
+        </p><p>
+Subscriptions to news-to-mailing-list bridges (for example, <a href='http://www.nabble.com'>Nabble</a>)
+must also be created manually. Subscribing helps accessibility and visibility but Nabble
news
+users may not be aware that they are posting to a mailing list.
+        </p>
+      </section>
       </section>
       
       <section id='orientation'><title>Orientating New Committers: Understanding
Apache</title>

Modified: incubator/public/trunk/site-publish/guides/mentor.html
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/incubator/public/trunk/site-publish/guides/mentor.html?rev=618039&r1=618038&r2=618039&view=diff
==============================================================================
--- incubator/public/trunk/site-publish/guides/mentor.html (original)
+++ incubator/public/trunk/site-publish/guides/mentor.html Sun Feb  3 09:37:08 2008
@@ -177,6 +177,12 @@
 <li><a href='#request-mailing-lists'>
 Request Mailing Lists
  </a>
+ <ul>
+<li><a href='#mail-archives'>
+Mail Archives
+ </a>
+</li>
+</ul>
 </li>
 <li><a href='#orientation'>
 Orientating New Committers: Understanding Apache
@@ -509,6 +515,30 @@
       Remember to update the project status file with mailing list details. Prospective committers

       and mentors will need to subscribe. Email them once the status file has been updated.
       </p>
+<h5> 
+   <a name="mail-archives">Mail Archives</a> 
+</h5> 
+<div class="section-content">
+<p>
+Archives at <a href="http://mail-archives.apache.org">http://mail-archives.apache.org</a>
for the public
+mailing lists will be setup as part of the mailing list creation process. No action is
+required by Mentors. The archives will be <a href="http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/">visible</a>

+as soon as posts have been made to these lists.
+        </p>
+<p>
+Many projects are independently archived externally (for example, at
+<a href="http://www.mail-archive.com/">The Mail Archive</a> and 
+<a href="http://marc.info/?q=about">MARC</a>)
+Independent archives help to
+increase project visibility as well as preserving a independent historic record.
+These subscriptions are not automatically created. If desired, subscribe manually.
+        </p>
+<p>
+Subscriptions to news-to-mailing-list bridges (for example, <a href="http://www.nabble.com">Nabble</a>)
+must also be created manually. Subscribing helps accessibility and visibility but Nabble
news
+users may not be aware that they are posting to a mailing list.
+        </p>
+</div>
 </div>
 <h4>
    <a name="orientation">Orientating New Committers: Understanding Apache</a>



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