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free/open svn books? (was: svn commit: r905916 - /subversion/site/publish/site-nav.html)

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Feb 2010 16:21:26 -0500

*bump*

Not sure if my question about free/open svn books was seen.

On Thu, Feb 4, 2010 at 00:09, Greg Stein <gstein_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm glad this thread is back on track. As I read it, I was thinking
> much the same as Hyrum. But I was driving to Miami, rather than
> reading mailing lists :-P
>
> On Wed, Feb 3, 2010 at 14:01, C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net> wrote:
>>...
>> That really only leaves the "Version Control with Subversion" link to deal
>> with.  I have a semi-obnoxious suggestion here that satisfies my strong
>> left-nav opinions:  put a thumbnail of the book at the bottom of the
>> left-nav menu which links to svnbook.org.
>
> Historically, we have incorporated svnbook.org quite heavily. Some of
> that may be because it used to be in the tree. Some may be because it
> is "all there" on the web. Who knows.
>
> But. There are multiple books about Subversion nowadays, right? Are
> any others available for free on the web like svnbook? If so, then it
> would probably be best for us to consider how to be even-handed with
> linking to these references.
>
> (and if svnbook is the only free/online book, then I like the thumbnail idea!)
>
> Cheers,
> -g
>
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