[Training Support] Desktop Course - Sections 1 & 2 released for review
jjesse at iserv.net
Fri Sep 28 17:47:03 BST 2007
On Friday 28 September 2007 04:40:10 Billy Cina wrote:
> Hi all
> We're slightly behind on the deadlines but I hope we can cover lost
> time. We are thirsty for your input and so have not developed the
> content to a stage we normally would by now. You will notice it is a
> little rough around the edges.
> To get started, please refer to:
>ntu-desktop-course-beta> and view sections 1 & 2 of the 7.10 desktop course.
> *When providing comments, please:*
> * Provide comments as a new branch - Branch from
> ubuntu-desktop-course-beta and make your changes. Please push your
> updated branch to Launchpad. If possible, commit after fixing one
> issue and send the branch name and revision number to inspect to
> this list.
> * Look at the TOC and the approximate time each section should take
> to cover in class. Remember this is an instructor led course, time
> is precious and lots of ground to cover so only key elements should
> be included.
> * Section 2 - comparison of MS Windows with Ubuntu was especially
> tricky so we would appreciate some non-slating amendments to that :)
> *Bear in mind that the target audience is:*
> * A home or corporate desktop user
> * Never used Ubuntu before and probably isn't too thrilled about
> using any flavour of Linux so we need to make this course as light
> as possible.
> * Suggest turning it into a PDF to proof read
> * Don't pay too much attention to format, we are still seeking help with
> XSLT. Any volunteers welcome.
> * Please can I have any and all comments made as a separate branch by
> close of play on *Sunday 30th September.* Any submissions after that
> will not be reviewed.
> Have fun!
What base of English are we using for these training manuals, en-GB or en-US.
Also is there a style guide available or have you looked
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