[Geany] A few notes about Geany Newsletter
enrico.troeger at xxxxx
Sun Mar 13 09:01:43 UTC 2011
On Sun, 13 Mar 2011 09:43:27 +0100, Frank wrote:
>On Sun, 13 Mar 2011 09:41:15 +0100
>Enrico Tröger <enrico.troeger at uvena.de> wrote:
>> On Sun, 13 Mar 2011 09:30:09 +0100, Frank wrote:
>> >On Sun, 13 Mar 2011 02:01:10 +0100
>> >Dominic Hopf <dmaphy at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> >> Am Sonntag, den 13.03.2011, 01:24 +0100 schrieb Frank Lanitz:
>> >> >
>> >> > The 'development' is done transparent inside a public git
>> >> > repository at
>> >> >
>> >> > http://git.geany.org/newsletter/
>> >> Is there any special things to be done to generate the Newsletter?
>> >> Or is it enough to generate it via the "usual" LaTeX tools like
>> >> pdflatex and so on? Maybe it would be useful to add something like
>> >> a README file in the Git repository, since potential contributors
>> >> surely want to know how to preview their changes.
>> >Issue one has been generated via calling
>> >pdflatex newsletter_1.tex
>> >for the pdf. The HTML Version has been created with
>> >htlatex newsletter_1.tex xhtml -cvalidate -interaction=batchmode
>> >For issue 2+ there will be some changes and at this point there will
>> >be also a README ;)
>> I still strongly recommend to use another source format for the
>> newsletter. LaTeX might be great but for that kind of document I
>> think some easy plain text markup language fits better (as we all
>> already discussed).
>> I'd suggest ReST as it's very easy and we use it already in Geany.
>As you know my declination of doing this change is decreasing with
>increasing number of requests..... ;)
Still I will keep trying...:D.
Anyway, a few more comments I forgot in my previous mail:
- I think the newsletter mail should be cross-posted to the geany-devel
and geany-i18n list as well
- it should be announced as news on www.geany.org with a reference to
- on newsletter.geany.org there should be some content :D
- Thanks for your efforts on this!
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