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Re: [PATCH] code file names linkified in general.html of the Hacking Gttuide

From: Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de>
Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2012 22:30:00 +0100

On Thu, Dec 20, 2012 at 09:05:39PM +0000, Gabriela Gibson wrote:
> Most of this would not have happened if I had svn protection here I
> guess -- would it be worthwhile to add the html part of the project
> to the revision tree?

It is in the repository at https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/subversion/site
Whenever we make a commit there the change show up on the web site.

So to submit changes to the site, just send patch generated from a
working copy checked out from the above URL.

> Network access isn't always a givens and the guide is a key
> document, it'll be nice to have in the /doc dir.

The community guide is within the above URL as well :)
See publish/docs/community-guide/

> As an aside, Lynx also saves a a bad copy. I didn't expect that --
> 10 years ago this all worked just fine! :o)


> >I haven't checked all other tags for similar errors, not enough time.
> >It might be a good idea to run an XHTML validator on the modified file.
> >
> It might be useful to add the info of how to submit web pages
> patches to the the 'log messages' section of the guide (http://subversion.apache.org/docs/community-guide/conventions.html#log-messages)
> for example:
> [[[
> When writing log messages for patches regarding the project's web pages, eg:
> http://subversion.apache.org/docs/communityguide/somepage.html#section-name
> list the names of files modified in the patch in the log message,
> relative to site/publication and list anchors of sections added or
> modified like this:
> * docs/community-guide/some_page.html
> (section-name): fixed issue xyz
> Please validate the new hmtl file with a XHTML validator and check
> all the links before submitting the patch.
> (Optional: Please use wget to download an uncorrupted original to
> modify instead of a copy saved by your browser.)
> ]]]

I agree, it would be useful to mention this in the community guide.
Could you send a patch to the website that makes this change,
based on a working copy of https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/subversion/site ?
That would be great. Thanks!
Received on 2012-12-20 22:30:37 CET

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