In the press

matt joyce matt.joyce at
Fri Jul 11 12:33:05 CEST 2008

Jay Vaughan wrote:
>> This stood out for me "The tangled pile of mostly outdated and  
>> incomplete documentation at the OpenMoko wiki..."
>> Is this an accurate evaluation of the wiki ?
>> If so, what can we do to fix it up, how do we identify old content  
>> and schedule it for updating?
> I think, personally, its time for a 3rd-party site not related to  
> OpenMoko to pick up the slack here. So much stuff happens too quickly  
> for people who /should/ be updating the wiki to feel like its  
> productive to do so ..
> What I would like to see is something like an ""  
> website come up that has the following:
> - Daily blog news akin to the good ol' slashdot, of news from the  
> openmoko scene, gleaned from careful inspection of the mailing lists,  
> of IRC, of the codebase, of code delta's, etc.
> - Public free Repository of all the latest and greatest 'cool apps'  
> found for OpenMoko
> - Public forum for discussion of the news.
> This is, of course, sorta what we've got with things like  
> (which I check daily), combined with the  
> Scaredycat repo's and other such things, but ..  for newcomers .. I  
> don't think any of this is as easily approachable as it would be if it  
> were all put under a single umbrella that is a bit more of an  
> 'openmoko pop culture' site than what we've got right now ..
> ;
> --
> Jay Vaughan

I agree.
Regardless though, an out of date wiki is not helpful.

What approaches can we take to fix up the wiki

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