[Mono-docs-list] Re: [Mono-list] Monkeyguide

Miguel de Icaza miguel@ximian.com
24 Dec 2002 02:30:15 -0500


> I agree, I do think we could get more people working on documentation
> when the entry barier is lower, almost everybody know html but few know
> docbook.
> If we choose to do both docbook and html, how could it be arranged? Like
> some people writes html others convert it to docbook, some people write
> docbook from the start and docbook tools automagically translate it to
> html?

I think that we would begin by assembling a big mass of content (with a
simple CSS stylesheet that we can use for now for display and printer
output) and once we get a large body of text, we can do the conversion
on a single step, possibly with a nice conversion tool.

> Should we create a mono_tutorial directory in cvs and place a TOC there?
> It would be nice to have the merge early, we allready have a lot of
> documents scathered all over the place ;)

A mono tutorial module seems like the right place for placing these