Maintaining the Python FAQ

Emile van Sebille emile at fenx.com
Fri Jul 6 17:58:25 CEST 2001


The first reference to the faq on python.org does this.  It's not so much a
question of why would you, more so how could you not the first time.  Maybe
drop the complete reference on the front page, leaving the reference to it
on the faq wizard page so that you know when clicking it that you'll get a
bunch.

http://python.org/doc/FAQ.html

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Emile van Sebille
emile at fenx.com

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"Guido van Rossum" <guido at python.org> wrote in message
news:cpvgl6jbyz.fsf at cj20424-a.reston1.va.home.com...
> Oleg Broytmann <phd at phd.fep.ru> writes:
>
> > On Fri, 6 Jul 2001, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > > Hm.  To what extent is the current FAQ wizard a problem for its
> >
> >    For me the biggest problem is not the FAQ Wizard, but FAQ.html - it
is
> > too big. 270K is too big for the Net. Let us split it intopages.
>
> Huh?  The FAQ wizard gives you plenty of ways to access individual
> items or sections.  Why would you ever download the whole FAQ?
>
> --Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)




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