Subject: Re: Organisation of documentation
To: Murray Stokely <>
From: Jason R. Fink <>
List: netbsd-docs
Date: 11/06/2000 20:51:26
| On Sun, 5 Nov 2000, Daniel De Kok wrote:
| % Browsing the NetBSD documentation I was wondering how the documentation is
| % going to be organised in future. Right now it is a bunch of HOWTO-like
| % document, but it would be interesting to integrate them in a handbook like the
| % FreeBSD handbook. We could use Frederico Lupi's "The NetBSD Operating System -
| % A short guide" as a starting point, and start expanding it by integrating
| % existing documentation.
| % 
| % Besides centralizing the documentation such effort would also make it easier to
| % integrate the documentation into the main NetBSD tree.
|   Is anyone working on NetBSD Documentation Infrastructure?  I wrote a
| howto which is available at
| that should
| probably be integrated with the NetBSD/sparc64 web pages.

Fedrico has a pretty good system in place. He would naturally be a good
starting point for such a venture. I would be willing to offer any
help I could.


Jason R. Fink <>
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