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Re: Fedora Knowledge Base



On Thu, Jul 16, 2009 at 12:16:14PM -0500, Sijis Aviles wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 16, 2009 at 10:18 AM, Paul W. Frields<stickster gmail com> wrote:
> > On Wed, Jul 15, 2009 at 06:06:02PM -0500, Sijis Aviles wrote:
> >> Hi all,
> >>
> >> Based on a submitted enhancement request
> >> (https://fedorahosted.org/fedora-infrastructure/ticket/208) I started
> >> investigating possible solutions. I eventually ended up finding a
> >> php-based tool named phpmyfaq which seems to have met the original
> >> submitter's feature list.
> >>
> >> I'm bringing my findings here as I believe the docs team would be the
> >> primary user of this tool. I'd like to get some feedback and
> >> alternatives and know if this is something worth pursuing.
> >
> > This seems like yet another use case for Zikula.
> 
> Could you elaborate what you mean? I do not understand.

Hi Sijis*,

I'll post the little bit of conversation we had on IRC so others can
see what I meant, since I didn't do a good job of explaining.  Thanks
for asking about it!

<stickster> sijis: Zikula is the content management system we're
working on, and it may have a knowledge base-type function that would
keep us from having to evaluate yet another application to run on
Infrastructure.
<ricky> stickster: Hey, I'm curious as to what your thoughts are on
wiki vs. zikula for a knowledge-base/howto type thing
<stickster> ricky: The wiki is more difficult to enforce a review
workflow
 That's the chief difference IMHO
<ricky> I think a collection of good howtos is one of the biggest
things that Fedora is missing in being a more newbie-friendly distro
<stickster> ricky: I agree.
 The Docs Project is the place to help with that, no doubt.
 HOWTOs could easily be on the wiki
[...snip...]
<sijis> stickster: yeah, i know that you guys are working on
zikula. thakns for the info. i agree it would be better to stay on a
single platform.
 stickster: i thought it would be helpful, simialr to what ricky is
 talking about.
<stickster> I agree, a KB is something we've wanted to try for a long time


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