[Pharo-dev] XPath chapter...

Stephane Ducasse stepharo.self at gmail.com
Thu Oct 12 15:56:22 EDT 2017


On Wed, Oct 11, 2017 at 10:43 PM, Dimitris Chloupis
<kilon.alios at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dont worry Stef you are not alone, I may no longer use Pharo as much I used
> to but I will keep stalking you :D
> So I have not quit from adding to the pharo documentation. You can at least
> expect some video tutorials, minor updated to PBE and minor updates to Pharo
> Wiki.

thanks this is great


> Of course  I agree we need more people on this, if every pharo users jusr
> dedicated 10 minutes per day on documentations we would have a mind blowing
> documentation in quality and quanity.

exactly.


> 10 minutes is all it takes to update a page of documentation , 100 people,
> 100 pages per day.  36.500 pages per year and our documentation needing
> updating is not nowhere near this number
>
> OR
>
> 10 minutes to write 100 words of documentation (average writting speed is 40
> WPM but I dropped this down to 10 WPM to include research, testing, taking
> pictures , general foramt etc)  , thats about 1/3rd of  a page . 100 people.
> 30 pages per day. 10.950 pages per year. so that means with just 100 people
> contributing 10 minutes of their time per day  we could release around 20
> NEW books per year !!!!
>
> I am sure Pharo has more than 100 users ;)

:)


>
> On Wed, Oct 11, 2017 at 9:13 AM monty <monty2 at programmer.net> wrote:
>>
>> Great effort. The guide is concise and beginner friendly. I emailed you a
>> git commit patch you can apply with `git am` (I don't use github) that fixes
>> some things and expands on others.
>>
>> And for the record, I'm not "Monty Kamath" and I don't know him.
>>
>> > Sent: Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 1:03 PM
>> > From: "Stephane Ducasse" <stepharo.self at gmail.com>
>> > To: "Pharo Development List" <pharo-dev at lists.pharo.org>
>> > Subject: [Pharo-dev] XPath chapter...
>> >
>> > Hi
>> >
>> > I'm fully convinced that we can have the best language if we do not
>> > let people find their way super easily to do what they want to do we
>> > will fail.
>> > Documentation is KEY and I feel a bit alone.
>> >
>> > Since I always wanted to learn XPath I started to write a chapter on
>> > XPath. I hope that I did not write too many mistakes.
>> >
>> > Pull requests are welcome here
>> >     https://github.com/SquareBracketAssociates/Booklet-Scraping
>> >
>> > I would love to have one booklet on SAX and DOM handling.
>> >
>> >
>> > Stef
>> >
>>
>




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