status of xubuntu docs - keep committing despite string freeze?
lucius.antonius at gmail.com
Tue Sep 18 08:52:10 UTC 2007
I'm sorry to say that the status of Xubuntu docs is not really
satisfactory at the moment, despite the string freeze having passed already.
- There is at least one chapter which has not yet been adapted to
Xubuntu at all (music / video / photos.. ).
- The problem about the yelp-links is not fixed yet.
- Some parts of the Ubuntu docs deal with GNOME panel setup and that
kind of thing (I believe this is the included upstream documentation -
right?). As of now, we don't have anything comparable for Xfce. Some
parts of the old desktop guide (still available in SVN) might be used
for this, but someone needs to step up and include it into the currents
- We need a new frontpage with links to the subchapters (Ubuntu doc has
a special yelp front page for this.)
Question + Call
Would it be alright with the DocTeam if we keep committing for a few
more days? The docs are really not good enough yet to be shipped. At the
same time I'd like to call on all those who have contributed to Xubuntu
docs so far to join forces and get the above points ironed out until the
end of the week (or so).
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