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From Grant Ingersoll <gsing...@apache.org>
Subject Re: commited docs vs wiki -- was: Re: [jira] Commented: (LUCENE-805) New Lucene Demo
Date Sat, 24 Feb 2007 12:53:50 GMT
I should finish reading the thread before commenting...  :-)

On Feb 24, 2007, at 2:07 AM, Chris Hostetter wrote:

>
> : ....oooohhhhhhh.... this looks promising...
> :
> : http://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/spaces/exportspace.action? 
> key=labs
>
> Hmmm... i found a lot of interesting documentation directly on point
> here...
>
> http://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/CWIKI/Index
>
> in a nutshell:
>
>   * cwiki has permissions schemes like jira, so you can have  
> "official"
> documentation only editable by commiters and "community" documentation
> editable by anyone.
>   * you can only use a cwiki as your main project site if you have the
> permsissions set so that only committers can edit it because of hte
> intelectual property issues with CLAs
>   * for hte same reaosn, you can't bundle a snapshot of a cwiki with a
> release if it's publicly editable.
>
>
> ...these are policy issues, not techinical ones ... so it seems  
> that any
> approach to archiving a wiki as part of a release is verboten in  
> the ASF
> ... so i guess we can't completley abandon the notion of "formal"
> documentaion vs wiki docs.
>
> it really makes me wonder what the legal issues would be with  
> trying to
> make an official site documentation page based on the contents of an
> existing wiki page.
>
>
> -Hoss
>
>
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