[Shorewall-users] shorewall-newbies

Tom Eastep teastep at shorewall.net
Thu Dec 4 14:19:51 PST 2003

On Thu, 2003-12-04 at 13:33, Mike Noyes wrote:
> On Thu, 2003-12-04 at 12:54, Tom Eastep wrote:
> > I'm just trying to understand what benefit there would be, if any, for
> > converting the entire Shorewall document base to DocBook XML and going
> > through a much steeper learning curve *myself* in order to be able to do
> > what I've been doing all along.
> Tom,
> I thought the Shorewall community was taking over FAQ maintenance. Is
> this correct? Otherwise I agree the benefits probably don't outweigh you
> learning to use DocBook XML or Wiki.
> > I guess that I would like to see a show
> > of hands of people who would be willing to contribute to the
> > documentation if it were in DocBook XML format but who decline to help
> > maintain the current HTML documentation...
> /me raises his hand.
> To back it up see attached tarball containing a complete conversion of
> FAQs to Simplified DocBook XML.

Cool -- thanks.

Tom Eastep    \ Nothing is foolproof to a sufficiently talented fool
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