Charles N Wyble
charles at thewybles.com
Sun Jan 16 22:55:41 GMT 2005
Tim Potter wrote:
>On Fri, 2005-01-14 at 14:16 -0800, Charles N Wyble wrote:
>> I have been following the samba technical list for a while (few
>>months) now and have a suggestion. I see quite a few good tidbits every
>>couple days on various portions of the code and good solid discussion
>>quite a bit on various samba aspects. I would like to propose
>>documenting these items. It is a shame to have to read the archives and
>>pick out the gems. I enjoy doing it but then thats me :) I imagine most
>>people don't have the time or motivation to do that. I am more then
>>willing to help with the documentation and possibly lead the project.
>>One caveat ..... I am fairly new to samba and so may have a lot of
>>questions bout various aspects of it that I would want to explain in the
>>documentation. If you can put up with my questions and comments I would
>>be happy to lead this project.
>Hi Charles. Sounds like a good idea if we can figure out what format to
>store all the information in.
Docbook sounds good.
> If it's developer documentation, there is
>a start to a Developer's Guide in the samba-docs repository but I'm not
>sure how recently it was updated. Tridge has written a document called
>prog-guide.txt in Samba 4 which might be good to take a look at.
Yes. I have read that guide. It is excellent. I am looking for something
along the lines of lurker (http://lurker.sourceforge.net). I am willing
to install/maintain the system for the samba mailling lists if the samba
team thinks it would be useful. Feeback welcome.
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