← Back to team overview

drizzle-discuss team mailing list archive

Re: Documentation plans

 

Hi Stefan,

What is your thoughts of using the wiki as the single point for
documentation?
It is lacking the content but i don't see any technical shortcoming.
recently i am putting effort to keep it updated based on all blogs / article
published by drizzle team members.

Thank you,
Jobin.


On Sat, Apr 3, 2010 at 4:30 PM, Stefan Sels <stefan@xxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Greetings everyone,
>
> on my vacation in beautiful Egypt just some thoughts I made for my upcoming
> contribution to drizzle I plan...
>
> As some of you have noticed I focus on documentation stuff. Mysql (and php,
> openoffice) has a really good documentation, in my opinion this is one of
> the reasons why those projects got such an big user/developer base.
>
> Near future: Commandline Line Reference (next weeks/months)
>
> Importing/adapting the MySQL man pages into docbook XML Files to dynamicaly
> create man pages (and HTML, PDF whatever)
>
> After that: Reference Manual (end of 2010+)
>
> Writing a reference manual that covers the drizzle SQL dialect and genereal
> stuff (clustering, backup, storage engines)
>
> Besides those above topics that target DBAs it would be great if we would
> have some documentation for developers (like how to write a storage engine,
> how to create an drizzle developer workspace). Some of those topics are
> within the wiki and personal/planet covered blogs.
>
> Regards from the pool (i like to plan stuff while swimming),
>   Stefan
>
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
> Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (GNU/Linux)
>
> iEYEARECAAYFAku3H9AACgkQRrnmiELONjW/EQCfXiZ39ULi0dW/9C71zn0BoG5t
> gRkAoInqNs13hB5Ohqpx517kTqomAtXn
> =5VkY
> -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
>
> _______________________________________________
> Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~drizzle-discuss<https://launchpad.net/%7Edrizzle-discuss>
> Post to     : drizzle-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~drizzle-discuss<https://launchpad.net/%7Edrizzle-discuss>
> More help   : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp
>
>

Follow ups

References