Wiki Index was Re: Wiki editors
scott at tnstaafl.net
Thu Jul 17 14:33:43 CEST 2008
It appears that th index is already out of date.
I was just looking at this locker program
looked under software and Nada!
Are we aware it is out of date? How many other pages aren't listed?
This is a big problem....
> I am wiki full time editor now.
> Here is the what I done these month.
> 1. Openmoko wiki system is Media wiki 1.2, since we upgrade our wiki
> system, month ago , I start to ask our IT put the extension on wiki.
> For example, category tree extension.
> Now , everyone can use the tag, like this
> <categorytree mode=pages>Category name</categorytree>
> 2.About read wiki offline (dump), actually , I already ask our IT do
> this since 4, July. I will push them. This function is very useful .
> 3. I would like to put the Youtube extension , then we can see the video
> on wiki. I would like to know if this useful ? Personal opinion , I like
> to have this.
> 4. I admit that , to the beginner , it is not easy to know how much
> useful page , they can find on wiki . So, I make a page name Openmoko
> official Index page.
> 5. Then , I classify every pages of wiki , put the category on them,
> 6.It's great that have many people help me to maintain wiki page. In
> fact , Too many page, hard to verify if this page is out of date? Even ,
> I use google analytic , it just can tell which page is popular , but
> can't tell if the content is correct or not.
> I plan to put the rating function on wiki. Perhape it can help many
> people who visit wiki , know how other people think this page is useful
> or not.
> 7.I would like to have a page like for developer, everyone who is the
> beginner , want to join and develop software, and use this page to get
> every material they want .
> It just like a book , and has catalog like this:
> Part I Choose your software develop tool
> Part III Running your program
> Part IV Program sharing
> Part V Install
> Part VI Tools used on Openmoko
> Here is the page
> Actually , 6,7 is my plan now, have more people edit the wiki page, make
> content become more correct and useful , will be great help .
> ian douglas ??:
>> Michael Shiloh wrote:
>>> I will help support you in any way I can. Yes, we can absolutely set up
>>> a mailing list for you to coordinate amongst yourselves. I will also
>>> make myself more immediately available to the wiki editors, so that
>>> questions can be answered as rapidly as possible.
>> Hiya Michael,
>> Quick question: what exactly is Brenda's role?
>> This leads me to believe it's Brenda's full-time job (as in,
>> employment), to be the wiki editor, organize the articles, etc., so we
>> certainly would value her insights and opinions. We certainly aren't
>> trying to muscle in on her territory, but just willing to lend a hand to
>> what is a daunting, gigantic challenge of finding and editing a LOT of
>> Secondly, Michael can you coordinate with whoever is in charge of the
>> wiki software to include the plugin I mentioned last night:
>> One of my own agenda points as a wiki editor is to get an
>> offline-capable version of the wiki available for download to install on
>> the SD card -- perhaps we could even build it up as an opkg
>> documentation bundle or something. That'd be slick, with "opkg update &&
>> opkg upgrade" being able to upgrade the documentation on the phone.
>>> Wiki editors, do you have a request for the list name? How about
>> Since "openmoko" is already in the domain name, perhaps just
>> "wiki-editors at lists.openmoko.org" would be sufficient?
>> Openmoko community mailing list
>> community at lists.openmoko.org
> Openmoko community mailing list
> community at lists.openmoko.org
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