[Squeakfoundation]Process for volunteering (was Re: Concrete SqF projects)

Mark Guzdial squeakfoundation@lists.squeakfoundation.org
Thu, 31 May 2001 09:57:42 -0400

My techie geeky suggestion is to create a way of generating a flat=20
email FAQ from the Minnow Swiki FAQ.  Generation becomes a=20
distributed activity, and distribution is running a small script once=20
a month.


>--- Doug Way <dway@riskmetrics.com> wrote:
> > >* Write and post a monthly "Mini Squeak FAQ" to the mailing list
> > >For one thing, this FAQ would help many beginners to find=20
>information faster
> > >(all the mini FAQ has to provide is pointers to URLs answering the
> > >questions). For another thing it could be "brought to you by the
> > >Squeakfoundation" thus raising the visibility of the SqF and establish
> > >it as a central and known entity in Squeakland.
> >
> > In any case, I had some mild interest in volunteering to work on the abo=
> > item.  (I wouldn't mind a co-volunteer if anyone else were interested...=
> > guess it depends on whether this would really just be a mini-FAQ or a mo=
> > complete Squeak FAQ.)
> >
> > I suppose a logical next step in volunteering for a project like=20
>this would be
> > to set up a page on the SqF wiki to discuss the basic content of=20
>the project
> > and how to implement it...?
>As I like pragmatism I say go for it! But this will raise another=20
>question I guess - will you/we
>then move the FAQ stuff already present at the minnow Swiki?=20
>Duplication is bad... :-)
>regards, G=96ran
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