[erlang-questions] FOP (was: Re: Trace-Driven Development)

Michael Turner <>
Sat Jun 9 15:54:29 CEST 2012


On Sat, Jun 9, 2012 at 6:27 PM, Jan Burse <> wrote:
> Michael Turner schrieb:
>>
>> The usability of a*given*  wiki? Or the fitness-for-purpose of wiki
>> software for helping maintain Erlang/OTP documentation, from an
>> administrative point of view? It's only the latter issues that concern
>> me here, and it's on those issues that you [Richard O'Keefe]
>> keep saying things I find either incomprehensible or flatly wrong.
>
>
> There is an further issues with client-server based
> collaborative tools such as a wiki. You need to have
> all the time a working internet connection.
[snip]

I haven't done offline wiki editing. However, as with almost any idea
that seems both possible in software and a good idea, there are
solutions, at least in the case of MediaWiki. Here's what looks like a
relatively simple one, a project started all the way back in 2004:

  http://search.cpan.org/~markj/WWW-Mediawiki-Client/bin/mvs

Other packages listed here

  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Text_editor_support

might provide offline support. I don't know.

-michael turner



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