Deleting outdated/unused pages
will at openmoko.com
Tue Sep 2 16:15:07 CEST 2008
On Sep 2, 2008, at 6:59 PM, Minh Ha Duong wrote:
>> Brenda and I just deleted 100+ pages in the wiki, most of them
>> to the shattered dreams of our own past :/
>> We will continue to do this, everyday until the wiki is mostly
>> clear of
>> unused or outdated articles.
>> BTW, is there any reason why we have 100+ categories instead of 10
>> categories with 100+ subcategories? I have never read a book with
>> chapters. There are many such cases where, for example, 'Angstrom on
>> 1973' is in the Distribution category, but also in the Angstrom
>> Category. Then ofcourse, the 'Angstrom on 1973' is the only page
>> in the
>> Angstrom category.
> Thanks and congratulation !
> To me it looks like we have 10 categories now:
Oh ok. I was looking at:
How do these differ? And is there a link that leads users to the
categories link you provided? I didn't see one.
> That said, a deep category
> tree is not necessily better than a broad one. Tags, which are quite
> these days, form a category tree of depth 1. On the wiki issues
> page, I
> suggested a facet-based categorization, with top categories and only
> level of subcategories.
I also believe this is the best way go.
> I am not sure where Kempelen, who is spearheading the
> effort, wants to go. I think he is looking for continuity with the
> mess and purposely trying to avoid a full rewamp of the category tree.
Well, I've stated my opinion above.
I think it needs to be completely deconstructed and put back together.
To Kempelen: can Brenda or I help in any way? We work full time :)
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