XML Documentation patches needed
vlad at goobix.com
Sun Mar 21 15:40:15 UTC 2004
As we're getting closer to the 2.18 release, we are increasingly needing
documentation updates to reflect the code changes that happened during our
The documentation is stored in CVS in the docs/xml directory using the DocBook
format; writing patches to update it is a pretty straightforward process.
There are currently 54 bugs for documentation updates (that need XML patches),
all targeted to 2.18. Some of them have the documentation posted as a comment
and only need a diff for the XML patch that can be applied to the CVS tip.
Others need someone to play with the newly introduced feature/enhancement,
then propose a text that describes it.
If you have any free time, help would be appreciated with those tasks, even if
it's a simple sentence or a simple diff command. It will also be a great way
to get involved in the BZ-devel world. You can query for those bugs in
Bugzilla by searching all bugs from the Documentation component of the
If you want to help and you have questions don't hesitate to ask. You can find
justdave and others on #mozwebtools (irc.mozilla.org) for live assistance on
how to get involved.
(let's make the 2.18 release rock :) )
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