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Re: Documentation plans


Hi Stefan,

What is your thoughts of using the wiki as the single point for
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,

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
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