[maemo-community] duplicate wiki pages

From: Dave Neary dneary at maemo.org
Date: Wed Jan 20 13:03:06 EET 2010

Timo Pelkonen wrote:
> I used this morning over an hour of my time for led customization and
> just got a message that it has already been
> done(http://wiki.maemo.org/LED_patterns).... and yes, alltough the page
> was pretty hard to find.
> http://wiki.maemo.org/How_to_personalize_your_N900
> http://wiki.maemo.org/Customizing_Maemo
> http://wiki.maemo.org/Customizing_maemo_for_power_users (this is what I
> did today)

Yes, you're right - and since the subjects are often not exactly the
same, it's hard to know whether a name change or a page merge is more
appropriate. The only thing which is easy to know is that it's no good
for the reader to have several options like this.

> what should be done to those pages? I myself would vote for the first
> article mentioned to be removed and embedded to two others. Just like
> Users - category is split to beginners & power users. Second one for
> beginners (nothing with root or terminal etc) and third one for the
> dirtier customizations for power users. But I want to have publics
> opinion too before I do anything.

I would prefer just merging both Customizing articles to "Customizing
Maemo" and having a separate section for some of the power use hacks.


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