On Sun, 2013-02-24 at 19:56 +0000, Tom Davies wrote:
Hi :) The documentation team needs a LOT more people. At the moment it barely has enough to just work on the guides (which were extremely well received at Scale btw). If these other attempts at documentation are done through by individuals through blogs and personal spaces then when/if those individuals "run out of steam" or if outside life takes over then the work would be lost or difficult to carry on with - or even difficult to find at all.
I agree completely - but it would help to get people off-the-ground and using the technology. I cannot document a technology that I can't [very easily] get up and rolling with. I'm just saying not to make the perfect the enemy of the good [which happens terribly often in Open Source land]. Aside: PUNO <http://www.wstech2.net/index.php?do=0a,01,05> which is an UNO connector for PUNO is a nice bit of code; we use that to generate documents on our website/webservice. Various UNO getting started guides: <http://openofficejava.blogspot.com/2009/05/openofficeorg-api.html> <http://drbacchus.com/openoffice-python-uno-interface> <http://tirania.org/blog/archive/2008/Jun-12.html> <http://www.devshed.com/c/a/Python/Python-and-OpenOfficeorg/> -- Adam Tauno Williams GPG D95ED383 Systems Administrator, Python Developer, LPI / NCLA -- For unsubscribe instructions e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/ Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global/users/ All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and cannot be deleted