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From "Greg Monroe" <Greg.Mon...@DukeCE.com>
Subject RE: keeping old doc versions
Date Tue, 20 Mar 2007 19:36:09 GMT
Having the old site/docs available would be nice. But
I don't think they should be online since it leads to 
Google searches finding old/invalid info that people don't
realize it's from and archived site.

How about doing the following on each old version to create 
a torque-site-X.x.x.zip that could be downloaded from the 
archive site.

wget -r -k -np

Then copy the maven*.css files to the styles directory created 
under the db.apache.org/torque/releases/torque-3.1 directory.

I just did this for 3.1 and it looks usable from from my
hard drive.

For future versions we could generate a site source zip from
the site project's target docs directory.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Thomas Fischer [mailto:tfischer@apache.org] 
> Sent: Tuesday, March 20, 2007 2:56 PM
> To: torque-dev@db.apache.org
> Subject: keeping old doc versions
> Hi,
> While deleting old releases from the distribution directory, 
> the question raised what should be done with the old docs. 
> Thomas V has already expressed that in his opinion, the old 
> site versions should be removed. In my opinion, however, they 
> should be preserved for the following reason: 
> From the uers list, there are still some people using the old 
> versions. As the docs cannot be downloaded from 
> archive.apache.org(docs are not included in the source), the 
> only access to old docs is to check out the svn source and 
> building the docs themselves, which I'd consider a nuisance.
> The downside of keeping the old docs is that the information 
> given there may be obsolete or incorrect, e.g. about cvs 
> access (I have manually changed the download info, but doing 
> this for every infra change in all the archived sites is not 
> feasible in my opinion). However, I'd guess that people 
> understand that this kind of information may no longer be 
> valid in an archived site.
> Any other opinions ?
>     Thomas
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