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From Stas Bekman <>
Subject Re: content layout freeze
Date Sun, 19 May 2002 11:54:46 GMT
Per Einar Ellefsen wrote:
 > At 12:35 19.05.2002, Stas Bekman wrote:
 >> Per Einar Ellefsen wrote:
 >>> At 10:23 19.05.2002, Stas Bekman wrote:
 >>>> We shouldn't carry away with newbies. After all the online docs
 >>>> are mainly for those who need to use the docs on the daily
 >>>> basis. If we push too much newbies stuff that stands on the way
 >>>> of those who need the real docs, that would be bad. Making a
 >>>> better and fatter /start is fine.
 >>> Yes, that's completely agreed. While maybe not a fatter /start
 >>> (which is after all more a place to show off mod_perl's
 >>> conciseness than try to each something), beginners like tutorials
 >>> that take you through mod_perl one step at a time, a little like
 >>> what you post regularly to other sites (although I know, you just
 >>> arrange the guide slightly, but it's still more inviting).
 >> come'n, the installation guide in the guide, does do handholding
 >> already. So does getwet.pod.
 > Yes, but it's pretty damn big, and some users are relucatant to
 > reading anything big.

getwet is small.

those who want the knowledge come to them magically applying zero effort 
won't be able to use mod_perl in any case. so I won't worry much here.

Stas Bekman            JAm_pH ------> Just Another mod_perl Hacker     mod_perl Guide --->

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