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Kirrily Robert
July 30, 2001 21:35
Re: Perl DOC BOF
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Ziggy wrote:
>On Sun, Jul 29, 2001 at 12:48:54AM -0400, Bryan C . Warnock wrote:
>> There was a Perl Documentation BOF that was scheduled for 6:30 Friday; 
>> however, it seems none of the folks who showed up actually called it, and 
>> none of the folks who called it actually showed up.  (Or showed up fairly 
>> late - after I had already left.)

D'oh!  I missed hearing about it... and was probably too wiped out by
then to be useful anyway.

>	0. Licensing (Casey favors OPL, Bradley strongly urges FDL, with
>		a reliance on copyright law, and I'm the simple son who
>		knows not how to ask...)
>	1. Target Audience
>	2. Format (quick to read, quick to write docs that link together;
>		2 paragraph intro that becomes a daily tip)
>	3. Document Types (tutorial, howto, faq, what else do we need?)
>	4. Key areas of focus (perl5 newbies, perl6, whatever)
>That was it.  This discussion will probably take place online sometime
>in the next month.

Well, count me in, in a general sense.  I'm not sure I have anything
particularly productive to add right now, though.


Kirrily 'Skud' Robert - -
Death before decaf.

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