[pmwiki-users] New versions of skins and recipes

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Thu May 5 11:43:48 CDT 2005

On Thu, May 05, 2005 at 12:24:13PM -0400, Radu wrote:
> At 11:59 AM 5/5/2005, Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> >I think it's overkill to keep track of every version of a recipe.
> >If an update to recipe XYZ requires, say, beta36, then perhaps rename
> >(re-upload) the previous version of the XYZ recipe to read
> >"xyz-pre-beta36.zip" or something like that.
> Yep. This makes the most sense. But then what about the different 
> documentation/comments which go with an older version? There are several 
> recipe pages on which the comments are obsolete, but still there and 
> confusing things.
> Deleting comments might be rude and not necessarily accurate. I was 
> thinking that archiving them was a good idea (archiving to more than 
> History, which may get covered up fast, then would most probably expire; my 
> suggestion was a "xyz-pre-beta36" page).

Yes, creating -pre-beta36 pages off of the main recipe page is
perfectly appropriate.


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