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Re: Another list? (was Linux vs. NT Security contest)
Excellent idea for a seperate list dedicated to documentation. I also volunteer
to help although I'm not a programmer and would not know how to set up the
list. Although, I am a writer by trade(kind of). Let me know if anything
Brahm Windeler wrote:
> On Wed, 22 Sep 1999, Marty P. Combs wrote:
> > On Tue, 21 Sep 1999, Theo de Raadt wrote:
> > > I think it would be really cool if people out there started sending us
> > > suggestions for relevant notes we should be adding to the man pages
> > > for various daemons.
> > I'm willing to help. I'm not really a programmer (just a sysadmin), but
> > in my own sick mind I enjoy documenting. Shall we just jump in or does
> > someone want to take charge of the doc group?
> people have volunteered to work on documentation on this list before but
> i've never seen any indication that we've been successful in harnessing
> the effort of these people. it's a rare occurance to see a follow-up on
> such a post to this group.
> perhaps another mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org ?) should be started to
> discuss man pages, the faq, and other forms of documentation for openbsd.
> it seems that there is enough interest from people on this list to
> contribute to the documentation effort (i wouldn't mind contributing,
> either) that there should be some forum for coordinating the work.