Le 3/02/06 11:21, =AB=A0Christophe Teyssier=A0=BB <chris@...> a =E9crit=A0:
> Le Vendredi 3 F=E9vrier 2006 13:53, ElChristou a =E9crit=A0:
>>> That said, it makes little sense to have the README as PDF, IMO. We
>>> would still have to keep and maintain the plain ASCII one as well.
>> Guys,let's forget the pdf, I understand it's some extra work for the dev
>> team and indeed there is some more interesting stuff to do; if I was sur=
>> to be present in the next years I would propose to maintain the doc, but
>> for now I prefer not do false promise...
> My main issue with PDF, is not necessarily the increase of work required =
> the dev team, but the fact that PDF doesn't seem to be very approriate fo=
> the task.
> Firstly, PDF is a page oriented format, who's going to print the README?
Well, your right, but have you look at the doc I've send?
> Accessibility is another issue, although acrobat reader is free and
> widespread, I'm sure it's not on all computers, particularly home compute=
> And having to launch this behemoth to view a one page text file, doesn't =
> very sensible to me.
You are also right, but in the case of osX, the default viewer for pdf is
"Aper=E7u", very simple and fast document viewer... What about other
platforms? There is not a pdf reader included?
> As I said before, if simple text is too limiting, HTML is the best
> alternative. It can do everything PDF can (except page oriented layout wh=
> isn't required), and is a lot more accessible and easier to edit too. An
> added bonus is that embedding an HTML component is very easy, and it coul=
> made viewable from the Help menu.
Once again your right, it's just that opening a browser (particularly if
it's IE) seems to me too heavy (similar to your remark about Acrobat reader=
to be practical...
Ok, has the topic is not as simple as I thought previously and do not
represent something essential, I'm sorry for the lost of time, please let's
forget this topic for now...
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