Subject: Re: The NetBSD Guide
To: Daniel de Kok <>
From: Jason R. Fink <>
List: netbsd-docs
Date: 05/13/2003 09:15:50
> I guess a comparable amount of work is needed for the translations,
> is it ok to just continue in SGML?

I would prefer XML and in English since the target works.

> Maintaining the guide seems to be quite a big job to me (especially
> if it has to be usable for multiple versions), wouldn't it be a
> good idea to assign a maintainer to chapters who look after those
> chapters (keeping them up-to-date, make additions, etc.)? Then
> the maintainers can provide diffs to the Guide maintainer (or
> somebody with CVS access).

Thats a decent enough idea, however, many drop off the
planet or do not have the time. Perhaps later we will
look into something like that, for now, I would just assume
get it up to speed.


Jason (Jay) R Fink