[OSM-dev] Hosting documentation for OSM related projects
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Sat Jul 12 19:08:35 BST 2008
On Sat, Jul 12, 2008 at 07:20:15PM +0200, Jochen Topf wrote:
> > The current 'documentation' for merkaartor is just some bunch of static
> > html files that I host on my personal website. As a result it is
> > badly lacking. Sven Lanke approached me with the idea to keep the
> > documentation inside subversion, which then gets checked out on the
> > web server so that it is easier for people to make corrections
> > and additions.
> You can have the documenation in subversion and serve it directly from
> there. You can set the svn:mime-type property on the html files to "text/html"
> and they will be served properly to the browser. For an example see
> http://svn.openstreetmap.org/applications/utils/maplint/html/index.html .
Very nice trick! What about included images?
> I am not sure its a good idea performance wise, though.
I don' t think merkaartor documentation is going to be a big traffic
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