Gentoo Archives: gentoo-pms

From: Christian Faulhammer <fauli@g.o>
To: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com>
Cc: gentoo-pms@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-pms] EAPI cheat sheet (for review)
Date: Wed, 08 Apr 2009 23:05:56
Message-Id: 20090409010510.35ecf613@terra.solaris
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-pms] EAPI cheat sheet (for review) by Ciaran McCreesh

Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com>:

> On Sun, 5 Apr 2009 21:21:16 +0200 > Christian Faulhammer <fauli@g.o> wrote: > > Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com>: > > > I'm going to be with laptop stuck in the middle of wet, miserable, > > > rainy nowhere > > > > That sounds like Scotland. > > Scotland has working interwebnets! I'm going to be in The North, which > is far worse.
What the hell is north of Scotland in the UK? Don't tell me you are going abroad.
> > Next thing. Putting those labels in the margin of the page makes > > it quite crowded. From a typographical point of view your page > > layout is just horrible. So I propose a redesign of the text and > > white space proportions, which will lead to larger margins all > > around (and pushing the PMS beyond 100 pages, according to my first > > test runs) > > Mmm. The problem with pushing that too far is that you end up with two > paragraphs on a page... I'm already printing 2-up for when I want to > read PMS properly. Don't make me have to buy an ebook reader!
I will run some tests what looks best, and will present sample pages here...
> > Timeframe? You want EAPI 3 to go in before I do my stuff here: > > > > i) factor out pms.cls and comment the preamble a bit > > ii) cheat sheet with EAPI 3 > > iii) provide named \label and \ref commands > > iv) redesing page layout > > Are you comfortable working off my eapi-3 branch that I rebase every > now and again?
Not really, as I have some more pressing tasks on my agenda I am fine with postponing above tasks after the EAPI 3 merge. V-Li -- Christian Faulhammer, Gentoo Lisp project <URL:>, #gentoo-lisp on FreeNode <URL:>


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Re: [gentoo-pms] EAPI cheat sheet (for review) Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com>