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Re: [DOCS] Example indenting

From: Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net>
To: Thom Brown <thom(at)linux(dot)com>
Cc: Guillaume Lelarge <guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info>, jd <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>, Kevin Grittner <Kevin(dot)Grittner(at)wicourts(dot)gov>, pgsql-docs <pgsql-docs(at)postgresql(dot)org>, pgsql-www <pgsql-www(at)postgresql(dot)org>, Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Subject: Re: [DOCS] Example indenting
Date: 2010-08-26 12:11:20
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On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 09:03, Thom Brown <thom(at)linux(dot)com> wrote:
> On 26 August 2010 06:52, Guillaume Lelarge <guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info> wrote:
>> Le 26/08/2010 01:29, Joshua D. Drake a écrit :
>>> On Wed, 2010-08-25 at 17:51 -0500, Kevin Grittner wrote:
>>>> Thom Brown <thom(at)linux(dot)com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> And another prototype:
>>>>> http://www.flickr.com/photos/dark_ixion/4927669444/sizes/o/
>>>>
>>>> Wow!  That looks *really* slick!
>>>>
>>>> That is much more readable than what I'm used to seeing!
>>>
>>> Wait, what? Were going to have documentation that is representative of
>>> someone who has designed a web page circa 2005? WOOT!
>>>
>>> Seriously, +1. Very nice work.
>>>
>>
>> Yeah, quite impressive. Would love to know how Thom did that. And if I
>> can borrow it for the french translation of the manual :)
>
> Thanks, although I'm worried it's a bit too distracting.  I got a bit
> carried away as originally it was only to make the documentation more
> readable, so if these changes make it less functional, it doesn't
> really matter if it looks good or not.  It also happens to show up
> mistakes in the documentation markup on some pages, so if any similar
> sort of cosmetic changes were to take place, they may have to come
> after fixes to the SGML.
>
> But I've left the CSS additions in a comment on the Flickr page:
> http://www.flickr.com/photos/dark_ixion/4927669444/
>
> Just looked at the French documentation for the first time and it
> shocked at how similar my changes are. :O  I wasn't aware the French
> docs looked any different to the English ones.

Thanks, Thom, this is great work.

And just FYI to everybody else, I've tried Thom into the task of
structuring our CSS a bit more, so that we can apply this without risk
;)

Thom - there you go, now it's public, there's no backing down now :P

-- 
 Magnus Hagander
 Me: http://www.hagander.net/
 Work: http://www.redpill-linpro.com/

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