[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [avr-libc-dev] Online docs

From: E. Weddington
Subject: Re: [avr-libc-dev] Online docs
Date: Mon, 04 Nov 2002 13:38:30 -0700

On 4 Nov 2002 at 11:13, Theodore A. Roth wrote:

> On Mon, 4 Nov 2002, E. Weddington wrote:
> :) Hello *,
> :)
> :) Any thoughts on making the online docs frameless?
> Lots of thoughts. I don't particularly like the current situation. The
> problem is that we are constrained by what doxygen can generate. The
> tree view (frames) is not optimal, but doxygen doesn't generate a
> proper index for html. It should. But there's not much I can do about
> right now (beyond spending a lot of time I don't have hacking on
> doxygen).
> There's many other things that drive me nuts about doxygen, but it
> does a decent job for the most part once you learn how to bend to it's
> inflexibilities.

Well, at least I know I'm not alone. :-)

> :)
> :) I tend to give out references to the docs, and a lot of times to :)
> specific FAQ answers. Currently I have to do one of two things: :) 1.
> Give a ref to the top level of the docs and then tell the user :)
> which links to go through in the TOC tree on the left. :) 2. Find the
> specific page/link myself and open frame in new window. :) Give user
> specific link. But then when they go there they don't have :) the TOC
> tree on the left with all the rest of the documentation. :) :) Can
> this be remedied?
> Probably, but not in the short term due to time constraints. Feel free
> to work on it.

Yeah, I've got some serious time constraints at work as well. I've 
got some other plans I've been working on for when I do have the 
time, so I'll pass up on doxygen for now.

> :)
> :) Also, on colors: while I like the gray, the TOC tree icons still
> show :) up in white and makes everything look second-rate. Is there
> anyway to :) go to all grey? If not, I'd rather vote to go back to all
> white, it :) makes the docs look more professional at least.
> Committed.



reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]