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From "Pedro F. Giffuni" <giffu...@tutopia.com>
Subject Re: Website Content plus Look and Feel Improvements
Date Sun, 03 Jul 2011 19:01:31 GMT
FWIW,

I looked to see if a Wiki converter exists and I found this:

https://studio.plugins.atlassian.com/wiki/display/UWC/Universal+Wiki+Converter

Probably not everything that's needed but quite a good start?

cheers,

Pedro.

--- On Sun, 7/3/11, Dave Fisher <dave2wave@comcast.net> wrote:

> From: Dave Fisher <dave2wave@comcast.net>
> Subject: Re: Website Content plus Look and Feel Improvements
> To: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Date: Sunday, July 3, 2011, 11:53 AM
> On Jul 3, 2011, at 3:51 AM, C wrote:
> 
> > On Sun, Jul 3, 2011 at 12:35, TJ Frazier <tjfrazier@cfl.rr.com>
> wrote:
> >> Moving the wiki is going to be a bear. I can only
> help with the cleanup
> >> afterward, since that merely requires some OO.o
> familiarity, and modest
> >> Confluence skill.
> > 
> > 
> > The documentation in the current MediaWiki instance
> has, as many of
> > you well know, some very deep dependencies on MW and
> on the various
> > extensions (custom written and standard).  I have
> a feeling that there
> > are quite a few people here who have no idea just how
> monumental of a
> > task that would be.  It will not be a "simple"
> import... it will
> > require a manual rework of a couple thousand pages of
> Wiki content
> > just to pull in the docs...
> 
> Please provide a few concrete examples of the thousands of
> pages that will need to be reworked. What features of
> MediaWiki are required and what is the purpose. Give me some
> of the gory details.
> 
> > The short of it is.. I'll help move the MediaWiki to a
> new server on
> > the Apache side (if the decision is made to do this),
> but I'm not
> > interested in moving the content to Confluence (if
> this is the final
> > decision).
> 
> The bar is much higher to add to Apache Infrastructure. It
> must be proven to Infrastructure that we have enough
> volunteers that can administer the service. Confluence is
> already present, as is the Apache CMS.
> 
> We have individuals with scripting abilities. If the wiki
> re-work is mechanical then we can script it.
> 
> Regards,
> Dave
> 
> > 
> > 
> > C.
> > --
> > Clayton Cornell       ccornell@openoffice.org
> > OpenOffice.org Documentation Project co-lead
> 
> 
> co

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