[Nitro] Nitro Documentation Project (NDP)

James Britt james_b at neurogami.com
Fri Sep 2 13:47:12 EDT 2005

manveru wrote:
> in fact me and Vagabond are working on a documentation-system for ruby - 
> it's based on a modification of rdoc wich generates yamls...
> the whole thing is based upon nitro (very simple at the moment)
> i was planning to combine the power of a wiki to the documentation 
> provided by the code by a simple link to the corresponding article in 
> the wiki :)
> now that i have got both the wiki and the documentation built, you may 
> want to have a look at it
> but i haven't implemented anything for the auth yet as i'm waiting for 
> ysabels nitro-auth
> and also i'm looking for people who are willing to contribute to the 
> project - it should be useable for that purpose as well as for the 
> core/stdlib-documentation of ruby
> you can see an early version at
> http://brutalrepublic.com:4567/doc

I'm a bit overwhelmed by the redness, but otherwise this is quite nice. 
  More stuff to pilfer for ruby-doc.org!

BTW, I see you refer to it as RDOG up top.  Have you considered "Red 
Dog"  as a project name?

> have rewritten it since the release of 0.23, but it should give you the 
> taste (it's without the wiki, sorry - have to update the server sometime 
> soon)
> i would be thankful for any kind of contribution, suggestions and so 
> on... :)

I'll see what I can do to help out.


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