On Tuesday 11 October 2005 13:24, Jeff Shell wrote: > These are some comments he made specifically about finding Zope 3 > information. They may seem a bit crude, but he seems genuinely > frustrated. Now - I'll add that I'm impressed with tools like apidoc, > the books, and all of that, but if you compare the Zope 3 wiki front > page with that of http://www.rubyonrails.com/ and > http://www.turbogears.org/ you'll see that there's a big difference. > And you know that I personally have a big distaste for Wikis. Someone > (I can't remember who) said recently that a good problem with Wikis is > that it's hard to grok the relevance of a certain page - does it still > apply to current thinking? There are a lot of historical artifacts in > the Zope 3 development wiki. And I'm not saying that we should get rid > of them, but it's just hard to know that PageA is a hypothetical > dreamland item from three years ago and PageB right next to it is > valid information and documentation for Zope 3.1.
I think the main issue with Zope 3 documentation is the lack of commitment to update it. That is not meant to invalidate your other points though. Regards, Stephan -- Stephan Richter CBU Physics & Chemistry (B.S.) / Tufts Physics (Ph.D. student) Web2k - Web Software Design, Development and Training _______________________________________________ Zope3-dev mailing list Zope3firstname.lastname@example.org Unsub: http://mail.zope.org/mailman/options/zope3-dev/archive%40mail-archive.com