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Re: Documenting best practices and the state of ToolChain guidelinesusing CPAN and POD

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From:
John SJ Anderson
Date:
May 6, 2015 06:08
Subject:
Re: Documenting best practices and the state of ToolChain guidelinesusing CPAN and POD
Message ID:
CABJ3DF-Qq0epQkCOggb31mGj_hTAk=kjwZBuRzYGY=hsj3Ahcg@mail.gmail.com
On Tue, May 5, 2015 at 11:03 PM, Kent Fredric <kentfredric@gmail.com> wrote:

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> Each of these standards though would be "Living" standards and would be
> updated as need be to reflect current working practices, and so deprecation
> of a document would only be a thing if the entire concept fell out of use,
> and it would otherwise simply be refurbished to be current.
>

+1


> I would also like a space under Toolchain:: for documenting the results of
> various meetings / group discussions as a collective, and those articles
> would be largely write-once -> historical documents to serve as an easy
> reference point to show how various policies came to be over time ( Similar
> to perl5xxxdeltas )
>

+1


> The Toolchain:: namespace itself does not seem to be taken, and if there
> is no opposition, I may start the ball rolling at some time by claiming the
> namespace.
>

+1

This all sounds like something that would be great to have. I know I've
struggled and learned a lot of this stuff the hard way; it would be great
to have some PEP-like references.

chrs,
john.

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