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From: Joseph Jezak <josejx@g.o>
To: gentoo-doc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-doc] 2007.0 mojo
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2007 13:21:13
In Reply to: [gentoo-doc] 2007.0 mojo by Josh Saddler
Josh Saddler wrote:
> Hello, it's that time of year again. The first release of the year is > comin' up fast. If you examine recent CVS history, I just added the > 2007.0 directory to draft/, and will shortly begin adding stuff to it. > > It's my intention to once again do a major version number change, in > keeping with the 2006.0 --> 2006.1 change for all docs, so though our > stuff is at 7.x, it will be 8.x, and in the case of the gtkfe and > gli-dialog handbooks, 2.x to 3.x. > > Now, I think I've gotten the last changes to the current/2006.1 > handbooks settled with the fix to bug 147358, so I anticipate having a > relatively clean slate to work on in draft/. Any fixes to the current > docs will of course be added to the draft/ docs. > > Anyway, that's my plan -- I've a few lists of TODOs for stuff, > especially for the networkless docs, that will be fairly intensive. Now, > from the translators point of view, what do you and don't you want to > see me do to the docs in draft/? Yes, I've done two releases before > this, but .... it's been awhile, so I don't entirely remember. For > sanity's sake I'd like to make sure that my instincts are right. I won't > be revbumping the stuff in draft/, but I assume it's okay to make as > many changes as needed to the stuff in there....or will that mess with > the translators heads? Will you guys be able to pick up on all the changes? > > Lemme know what you need me to do for you -- I'll be heading up the > handbook efforts again. It's my job to make the work easier for you guys. :) > > Oh, and in good news (good despite the shift into "panic mode"), this > release will see the fix of the media, so that things like the LiveUSB > Howto (liveusb.xml) will work once again. > > I intend to partner closely with releng on this one; already I've gotten > some good help with them for the installer docs updates, so thanks for > all that. > > Ladies & Gentlemen: Start your engines! >
Hi Josh, I'll get together my PPC docs changes and get them in CVS asap. Do we have a timeframe yet? -Joe -- gentoo-doc@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-doc] 2007.0 mojo Josh Saddler <nightmorph@g.o>