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From: Paul Cochrane (paultcochrane_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-09-14 03:37:59


On 13/09/2007, Jeff Squyres <jsquyres_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> So there are at least a few people who are interested in this effort
> (keep chiming in if you are interested so that we can get a tally of
> who would like to be involved).

A docs project for OpenMPI is a great idea. I can chime in some tuits
(or at least patches to docs) or whatever.

> - A few recent discussions about documentation came to the conclusion
> that Docbook (www.docbook.org) looked promising, but we didn't get
> deep into details / investigating the feasibility. One obvious Big
> Project using Docbook is Subversion (see http://svnbook.red-
> bean.com/). Docbook-produced HTML and PDF seem to look both pretty
> and functional.

Docbook gets my vote, especially when one considers the html and pdf
output. I'd prefer LaTeX, but then I come from an academic background
:-)

Regards,

Paul

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