[Mono-docs-list] Web based Monodoc
Miguel de Icaza
08 Jul 2003 12:46:02 -0400
> I've gotten a web based monodoc to work, if anyone is interested
> you can try it out.
> It requires a patch to browser.cs and Makefile.am, I'm including
> diffs against the current sources. It also requires a new xsl file
> (mono-hrefreplace.xsl), that you'll find attached.
> I've also included an example cgi script that makes use of the
> modification. You can take see what it looks like here:
> (I can't guaranty that URL will live excessively long...)
I want to join everyone who has congratulated you on this hack. It is
I would love to host this on mono.ximian.com, but I have never written
cgi web pages, and I would love someone with cgi experience to explore
any potential security holes in the cgi script.
> If project owners feel this is a relevant contribution, I'm willing
> to commit it to the tree, just let me know if I'm breaking any project
> code formatting rules, I'll make fixes beforehand.
I do not have a particular preference over using the XSLT inside
Monodoc, or outside Monodoc. The approach suggest by Joshua minimizes
the code we have to maintain in browser.cs, so that is a plus. The
downside is that it is not as self-contained as what we have now.
> I'll start trying to figure out a way to get indexes working. Any ideas
You mean the tree view on the right? You might want to look at the
"dump.cs" program in Monodoc which is a simple program to dump the