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From Martin Grotzke <>
Subject Re: Quick Start Documentation
Date Wed, 15 Jul 2009 20:12:34 GMT
On Wed, 2009-07-15 at 13:47 -0500, Daniel Spiewak wrote:
> > My other documentation wish lists are 1) FAQ, 2) something that introduces
> > Rake and how it relates to Buildr and 3) a short tutorial/appendix about
> > Ruby scripting focused on build-oriented tasks (e.g. copying, moving files,
> > executing external processes, etc.).
> I think an FAQ is an absolute must.  There again is something I looked for
> when I was first coming to Buildr.
So the FAQ is mentioned twice now. What's the difference between the FAQ
and the How-To's? Do you have examples for Qs?


>   I also agree with Martin in that Rake is
> foundational (literally) to Buildr, and knowledge of Rake only clarifies
> Buildr and the way it does things.  A short intro to Rake within the context
> of Buildr would be quite appropriate, I think; but I think that I'm not the
> right person to create that one, given my extremely limited knowledge of
> Rake.
> Daniel

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