From: Mark Gilbert (mg_abimail_at_yahoo.com)
Date: Fri Mar 12 2004 - 21:59:29 EST
I'll take this.
On Fri, 2004-03-12 at 20:37, Ryan Pavlik wrote:
> Hello there! Prompted by a message on the user list, and some talk in
> the channel, I've gotten to work updating the manual for 2.2. Attached
And I am getting to work fixing the website.
> is a diff for several of the ABW files in the Abiword-docs module. I
> did not update the .INFO files, because I do not know the format.
k...I think it's pretty self explanatory but that's fine, IŽll check it
> Furthermore, I did not know if I was supposed to run the generation
> scripts, and which ones I should run, if any. However, I did figure
> that the originals are in the ABW files.
That takes some people much longer (-:
> Changed in this update:
> Partially rewritten opening page introductions for additionally
> confident sound, a little more professional, maybe, as well as updates
> since original authorship.
> Corrected spelling and grammar errors
converting from en_GB to en_US eh? (-: Those Brits know nothing about
English! (just being facetious)
> I have some questions, too.
> Should I be running those scripts, and if so, which ones?
You can run them to preview your work but otherwise it doesnt really
matter since we just commit the abws.
> Do I need to do anything special to add another file (say to the
> tutorial, or feature set) and make it include in the generations?
No but you need to make sure the docs are linked up thoroughly (which
you've probably already seen).
Isn't there a HOWTODOC or something in there?
> Should I update the screenshots used in the tutorials and UI guides?
If something changed it couldn't hurt.
> Hope this helps!
Contributions appreciated as always, I'll try to get this committed
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