[pmwiki-users] the new FAQ-o-matic

Susan pmwiki at onebit.ca
Thu Mar 16 11:07:15 CST 2006

What triggers the inclusion to the FAQ page?

Is there a way the topics and/or questions can be listed a the top with 
a link to the answer? That way, I can scan the questions quickly without 
  scrolling through all of the answers.


Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 13, 2006 at 11:45:16AM -0500, Neil Herber wrote:
>>At 2006-03-13  10:26 AM -0600, Patrick R. Michaud is rumored to have said:
>>>I've also updated the PmWiki.FAQ page to automatically grab
>>>faq sections from other pages (you can see the newly added
>>>questions automatically appearing at the bottom of PmWiki.FAQ --
>>>http://www.pmwiki.org/wiki/PmWiki/FAQ ).
>>The automatic FAQ include is superb. 
> Thanks!
>>I especially like the way the 
>>pagename becomes a heading and link. Perhaps Hagan can be persuaded 
>>to move the rest of the entries onto their respective pages. (He is 
>>the expert in this area  ;-)
> Well, anyone is welcome to do it.  For me, I'm planning to wait a bit
> and see if the overall concept works at all as we get more questions 
> and pages together.  It also depends on what happens when others
> start adding questions (without answers) to pages.  But even in
> this case, the FAQ page gives us a way to know what questions are
> out there to be answered.
> Also, I think there will be some entries that might not fit well on
> any other documentation page; in this case they may just be left
> on the PmWiki.FAQ page itself.
> Pm

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