[Laszlo-dev] For Review: Change 20071015-ben-y Summary: Add left nav for reference
jsundman at laszlosystems.com
Mon Oct 22 13:55:01 PDT 2007
On Oct 22, 2007, at 2:11 PM, Benjamin Shine wrote:
> The mission statement for ringding is to reproduce the old docs
> with the new toolchain. I suggest that we delay information design
> work until we're really ready to engage information design work
> I propose that the doc stakeholders and toolsmith(s) get together
> in December to an *offsite location* and argue about/specify docs
> for a day.
> On Oct 22, 2007, at 7:56 AM, John Sundman wrote:
>> Yes, this is the gold ore I'm talking about.
>> It needs to be processed into bullion, I think, to get its full
>> In other words, there is all kinds of cool info in this raw index,
>> but it's all at the same level and thus not very helpful. It
>> really needs some information-design work to be truly useful. IT
>> would be very cool if we could work on that before we ship RingDing.
>>> I must correct myself -- we do generate a comprehensive
>>> alphabetical index, of the kind one would expect to find at the
>>> end of a paper book, under the title "Index." That comprehensive
>>> alphabetcial index is in the file doc/indexapa.html and it
>>> contains links to content in the developer's guide and the
>>> reference guide.
>>> You can see this comprehensive index in the paperpie nightly build:
>>> (although, by the time you see this, a new build will have
>>> deployed, which might break the above link.)
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