On Fri, 9 Feb 2001, Peter Eisentraut wrote:
> Vince Vielhaber writes:
> > > I don't see a difference in content between
> > >
> > > http://www.postgresql.org/users-lounge/docs/#7.0
> > >
> > > and
> > >
> > > http://www.postgresql.org/devel-corner/docs/postgres/
> > >
> > > (apart from the links to other formats, of course). So could you
> > > elaborate on your concerns?
> > Tom already did part of it.. it looks like hell (to paraphrase) and is
> > somewhat content free.
> But you don't claim that the listing at
> has any additional content whatsoever, do you?
Yes, it tells you exactly what you're going to get when you click
> > The previous index in the integrated doc was much more useful than
> > this.
> Possibly, although I found it way too long. There were other,
> maintainance related reasons for the change too. But the look can always
> be changed.
> > Also is the overall size of the integrated
> > version vs the individual parts (for the non-html renditions).
> Nobody was talking about the non-html renditions.
> > This new index also doesn't match the website, it's like you left and
> > went elsewhere
> True, but that is not a fault of the new vs. the old docs. And it can be
> fixed. If you can give me some sort of include files to stick at the top
> and bottom of each page, we can have the web site docs have the same side
> bar and colors and everything.
Can't use includes. Can't use PHP. Can't hard code it into the docs.
Can't use a bunch of things. We have mirrors. I'd love to redo it in
PHP and serve up the content dynamically but that ain't gonna happen any
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