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wiki:conventions [2016/05/21 21:49]
fsckd [projects]
wiki:conventions [2016/11/27 02:29]
fsckd [Pages and Sections]
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 ===== Wiki Structure ===== ===== Wiki Structure =====
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 +{{section>​wiki:​include:​unfinished#​section&​nofooter&​noheader}}
  
 This is a list with descriptions of the namespaces and some important pages in this wiki. This is a list with descriptions of the namespaces and some important pages in this wiki.
  
   * wiki   * wiki
-    * :​start\\ ​todo list, links to subpages+    * :​start\\ ​to-do list, links to subpages
     * :​conventions\\ this page!     * :​conventions\\ this page!
     * :team\\ wiki team     * :team\\ wiki team
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   * user   * user
   * tag   * tag
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 +FIXME fill in description\\
 +FIXME make names into links
  
 ===== Formatting ===== ===== Formatting =====
 ==== Pages and Sections ==== ==== Pages and Sections ====
  
-{{section>wiki:​include:unfinished#​section&​nofooter&​noheader}}+In a page's URL, use an underscore '​_'​ in place of spaces and not a hyphen-minus '​-'​. Many parts of DokuWiki assume an underscore stands for a space, such as [[doku>namespace_templates]] and [[doku>​plugin:pagelist]].
  
 The first headline is the page title. It should be level 1 (six '​='​ characters). All other headlines in the page are of higher levels and designate the sections of the page. The first headline is the page title. It should be level 1 (six '​='​ characters). All other headlines in the page are of higher levels and designate the sections of the page.
  
-FIXME capitalization of page and section ​titles+For capitalization of page titles ​and section ​headlines, use [[wp>​Letter_case#​Usage|sentence case]]. "Title for new page" is fine, while "Title for New Page" is not. This rule does not apply to agendas of old meetings (before the 54th meeting), pages in :wiki from upstream ([[:​wiki:​DokuWiki]],​ [[:​wiki:​Syntax]],​ [[wiki:​Welcome]]),​ and any page in the namespaces :todo, :user, :​playground,​ :tag.
  
-FIXME first paragraph ​followed by a list of useful ​links and pages+A page should begin with a (brief) description of the topic the page covers. It is followed by a list of links and information for quick reference.
  
 +The primary page of a [[doku>​namespaces|namespace]] is the :start page and has information about the namespace, such as a description and an index of the pages in the namespace. The title of the namespace is taken from the title of its :start page.
 === Unfinished Pages and Sections === === Unfinished Pages and Sections ===
  
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 === Including Other Pages === === Including Other Pages ===
  
-Use the [[doku>plugin:​include|include ​plugin]]. Examples can be found in meeting ​agendas.+Use the include ​[[aw-tech:​dokuwiki#​plugins|plugin]]. You can also include sections of another page instead of the entire page. 
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 +Examples: 
 +^ Description ^ Example ^ 
 +| including an entire page | ''​%%{{page>​target_page&​nofooter}}%%''​ | 
 +| including a section without the section title | ''​%%{{section>​target_page#​target_section&​nofooter&​noheader}}%%''​ | 
 +| including a section with the section title | ''​%%{{section>​target_page#​target_section&​nofooter}}%%''​ | 
 + 
 +Examples in the wiki: 
 +^ Example ^ Target ^ Description ^ 
 +| [[wiki:include:​start#​unfinished|Include: Unifinished]] | [[wiki:include:​unfinished#​usage|Unfinished:​ Usage]] | The entire section is included from the usage section of the target
 +| [[projects:​classroom:​start#​upcoming_classes|Classroom:​ Upcoming Classes]] | [[projects:​classroom:​upcoming|Upcoming Classes]] | The entire page is included ​in a section. This particular example uses many options provided by the include plugin. | 
 +| [[meetings:​2015_february|Meetings:​ 2015 February]] | [[meetings:​common:​archive]] and [[meetings:​common:​bracket_old]] | When a meeting ​is over, the same text is added to the meeting pages|
  
 ==== Notes and Warnings ==== ==== Notes and Warnings ====
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 Common elements: Common elements:
   * list of information,​ URLs, and filesystem paths\\ see section on lists below   * list of information,​ URLs, and filesystem paths\\ see section on lists below
-  * todo table\\ see the section on todo below+  * to-do table\\ see the section on to-do below
   * usage   * usage
   * upgrade   * upgrade
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 Don't document obvious things. If the process of upgrading is to run ''​pacman -Syu''​ then don't include a section on upgrading. Don't document obvious things. If the process of upgrading is to run ''​pacman -Syu''​ then don't include a section on upgrading.
  
-The page should start with a brief description of the technology. (Consider why we're using it.) This is followed by the list of information. That is followed by the todo table. The rest of the page is divided into subsections.+The page should start with a brief description of the technology. (Consider why we're using it.) This is followed by the list of information. That is followed by the to-do table. The rest of the page is divided into subsections.
  
 For many technologies one page is sufficient for all their notes. If the notes are too much for a single page, the technology can be assigned its own namespace under aw-tech. Place usage and commonly needed informkation in :start. Things are needed //very// rarely, like setup, should go in their own subpages. Things which are small enough can go in :start but otherwise go into their own subpages if long and complex. For many technologies one page is sufficient for all their notes. If the notes are too much for a single page, the technology can be assigned its own namespace under aw-tech. Place usage and commonly needed informkation in :start. Things are needed //very// rarely, like setup, should go in their own subpages. Things which are small enough can go in :start but otherwise go into their own subpages if long and complex.
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 A list of information can be put at the top of a page or at the top of a section. A list of information can be put at the top of a page or at the top of a section.
  
-=== TODO Table ===+=== To-Do Table ===
  
 {{section>​wiki:​include:​unfinished#​section&​nofooter&​noheader}} {{section>​wiki:​include:​unfinished#​section&​nofooter&​noheader}}
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 ==== projects ==== ==== projects ====
  
-Each project gets its own namespace under the project: namespace. A project namespace has at least two pages, :start and :admin. The :start page is the landing page for people not familiar with the project wanting to know what the project is and how to participate. It gives an overview of the project. The :admin page is the internal administrative page and is the nexus for volunteers of the project.+Each project gets its own namespace under the projects: namespace. A project namespace has at least two pages, :start and :admin. The :start page is the landing page for people not familiar with the project wanting to know what the project is and how to participate. It gives an overview of the project. The :admin page is the internal administrative page and is the nexus for volunteers of the project.
  
 On the :start page describe the project, its history, how it helps further Arch Women'​s goals, how to participate,​ and other information of interest to outsiders and new volunteers. On the :start page describe the project, its history, how it helps further Arch Women'​s goals, how to participate,​ and other information of interest to outsiders and new volunteers.

wiki/conventions.txt · Last modified: 2016/11/27 02:37 by fsckd