[Catalyst] Re: Advent 2012 -- Catalyst in Nine Steps -- Kudos
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Sat Dec 29 21:32:51 GMT 2012
From: "John Napiorkowski" <jjn1056 at yahoo.com>
Hi John and thank you again.
> I'd really like to see a project to gather up, modernize and peer review
> all the best / informative Advent articles of years past, and we could
> it together as an open source project on github (similarly to the way the
> Modern Perl book is done). Crafting an ebook would be
> straightforward, even if we didn't have a publisher. We could version it
> and update it from time to time as well.
> We could even put it on some various ebook sites and charge a small fee,
> to try and raise some money for the project.
Do you think it can be helpful enough?
I mean, if we are talking about existing articles only, I think that even a
beginner can read catalystframework.org and Catalyst advent articles from
And yes, I think you are right about the reasons of not too much
contribution in the last period...
Maybe it would require a smaller effort to just create a page with links to
the recommended articles, and I think the recommended articles for a
beginner should be those who allow him to create a web site with little
effort, not the best posible which may be hard to understand by a beginner.
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