Docs Hackfest at SELF

Paul W. Frields stickster at
Wed Feb 9 14:45:33 UTC 2011

On Tue, Feb 08, 2011 at 04:37:33PM -0500, Eric "Sparks" Christensen wrote:
> Wanted to start the conversation early to get people thinking...
> Do we want to try to do a hackfest for Docs at SELF[0]?  Two years ago
> we had a successful hackfest where we packaged software and talked
> more about Publican.  Last year we did a FAD that was more
> generalized.  I was thinking that we might spend a day working on
> guides and working through QA.  Just a thought...
> [0]

I am hoping to attend SELF, and would be a willing worker at a Docs
FAD!  As I usually do, I'll point out that the more specific you are
about the FAD goals, the more likely we can reach them.  So for

* Finish Chapters 5, 7, 8, and 9 of Fedora Foo Guide

* Convert Fedora Bar Guide to a Mallard-based, packaged document
  installable to the Documentation menu and browseable by the online
  help system in GNOME + KDE

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[1] These aren't necessarily accurate, just examples of how to state
    the goals so it's easier to figure out what to work on while

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