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From "Keith N. McKenna" <>
Subject [User Documentation]Are there any plans in place or formal user documentation for AOO
Date Wed, 29 Aug 2012 18:40:36 GMT
Good Day All;

Today I am going to venture into the breach and bring up a topic that in 
my experience is most developers favorite profanity: i.e. User 
Documentation. One of the major reasons I have used and promoted is its well written and easily available user 
documentation. I see a planning wiki for documentation with no activity 
since 2011.

I also have gone through most of the archived mail to this list I could 
find on this topic with no apparent consensus on what to do. I have also 
tried the ODFAuthors website and mailing list. There appear to be some 
drafts o chapters or a getting started guide but that is about all. The 
response from the list was basically whatever you folks decide to do 
with them.

My basic question is re there any plans for user docs or AOO and if so 
where would the information be found? Although I am not a tech writer 
and have no real experience in the publishing world, this is a area I 
believe that I could be o some small help in. I have done document 
review before on both software documentation and or internal corporate 
standards documents.


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