lfs-hint filename style

Fabio Fracassi f.fracassi at gmx.net
Tue Jan 16 17:41:25 PST 2001


On Wednesday 17 January 2001 01:10, you wrote:
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> On Tuesday 16 January 2001 16:54, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> > When you upload a hint please keep the case consistent, especially the
> > first letter. Keep them either all in uppercase (first letter) or in
> > lower case. This will make it a lot easier sorting wise and it looks
> > nicer.

Well, now It would be good for us to decide on one thing,
I am for First lette uppercase.

> > I know how much of a pain it is to rename a file in CVS so don't bother
> > with the current files. Just when you add them in the future try to think
> > about it.
>
> Understood.
Ok.
>
> > Speaking of the hints, I'm going to 'retire'
> > archive.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs-hints and have the website point to the
> > CVS archive of the hints. Makes more sense. Why browse an outdated
> > archive when you can browse an always up-to-date archive, eh?
>
> I'm all against this.
> 1) Konqueror cannot deal with that CVS thing. Well, the version 2.0.1 at
> least.
Works for me!

> 2) It's more pretty.
Thats true

> 3) The hints are often visited by newbies. They will be very confused by
> that CVS thing.

That also.
I still like the idea of having the hints online, when they are uploaded.
Isn't there any other solution, like a link to the cvs-directory, or 
something like that?

Fabio

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