Getting Started Guide - Looking for Feedback/QA

Dougie Richardson ddrichardson at
Thu Feb 19 07:47:40 UTC 2009

Phil Bull wrote:
> Hi Dougie,
> On Wed, 2009-02-18 at 21:59 +0000, Dougie Richardson wrote:
>> I would be against this in its current format.  I agree that the 
>> switching guide needs updated but this a solution heavily based on 
>> images.  Also, there is a lot of similarity with the Desktop Training 
>> project here, which several of us contributed to, is in DocBook and 
>> under the same license so could be more readily incorporated.
> Since this is intended as a standalone document rather than for viewing
> in Yelp, the use of images is not such a bad idea. Translating the
> images is an issue, but there are ways of automating the
> screenshot-taking process.
> As for the Desktop Training project, what do you think about merging
> relevant material from Avi's document, the old SFW guide and the
> training manual into a new document?
I agree the SFW guide needs updating and I think merging with the 
desktop training guide is a good idea.  Avi's document too - providing 
he clarifies his intentions with it.


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