Re: Interactive docs idea

From: Dave Page
Subject: Re: Interactive docs idea
Date: ,
Msg-id: E7F85A1B5FF8D44C8A1AF6885BC9A0E472C1CD@ratbert.vale-housing.co.uk
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In response to: Interactive docs idea  (Christopher Kings-Lynne)
Responses: Re: Interactive docs idea  (Robert Treat)
Re: Interactive docs idea  (Greg Stark)
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Interactive docs idea  (Christopher Kings-Lynne, )
 Re: Interactive docs idea  (Alvaro Herrera, )
  Re: Interactive docs idea  (Greg Stark, )
   Re: Interactive docs idea  (Christopher Kings-Lynne, )
    Re: Interactive docs idea  (Andrew Dunstan, )
 Re: Interactive docs idea  ("Dave Page", )
  Re: Interactive docs idea  (Robert Treat, )
   Re: Interactive docs idea  (Alvaro Herrera, )
  Re: Interactive docs idea  (Greg Stark, )
   Re: Interactive docs idea  (Alvaro Herrera, )
    Re: Interactive docs idea  (Greg Stark, )
     Re: Interactive docs idea  (Alvaro Herrera, )
      Re: Interactive docs idea  (Greg Stark, )
   Re: Interactive docs idea  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
 Re: Interactive docs idea  ("Dave Page", )
  Re: Interactive docs idea  ("Jim C. Nasby", )


> -----Original Message-----
> From: 
> [mailto:] On Behalf Of Greg Stark
> Sent: 14 April 2005 04:54
> To: 
> Subject: Re: [HACKERS] Interactive docs idea
>
> Alvaro Herrera <> writes:
>
> > I think it's an interesting idea to mail the comments to
> pgsql-docs, but
> > *please don't* start emulating the PHP behavior regarding comments
> > (leaving the "relevant" ones forever) :-(  I think the PHP
> manuals are
> > very low quality because of the information in comments which really
> > belongs in the main text body (which is crappy in PHP's
> manual anyway
> > IMHO.)
>
> It seems that's not much of a danger -- the interactive
> Postgres documentation
> hardly gets any comments at all in the first place. It would be a big
> improvement if there were some way to encourage many more comments.

We can get from 2 - 10 a day I would guess. They get mailed to a closed
list for moderation.

Regards, Dave



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