Q: comparison of Wiki pages and hints

TheOldFellow theoldfellow at gmail.com
Wed Oct 15 05:35:34 PDT 2008

On Wed, 15 Oct 2008 12:33:30 +0100
Jeremy Henty <onepoint at starurchin.org> wrote:

> On Wed, Oct 15, 2008 at 11:41:14PM +1300, Simon Geard wrote:
> > ... the  Wiki is mostly  supplemental information for  packages that
> > are in the book - alternative configurations, optional dependencies,
> > etc.   Whereas the  hints are  mostly  for things  that just  aren't
> > covered by the books at all ...
> So what should I do with the dillo and dillo2 Wiki pages (which I have
> been maintaining but did not create)?   I have been trying to make the
> dillo2 page  look as much like a  BLFS page as possible.   There was a
> suggestion in another  thread that a Wiki page might be  a good way to
> develop a would-be new BLFS page.
> Regards, 
> Jeremy Henty 

My wiki pages on Gphoto2 and QCad are similar - I have vague hopes that
they may go into the book one day.

I think the wiki is the right place for hints today. Even if the entry
is only a pointer to a text document.


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