Pidgin needs a manual

Ka-Hing Cheung khc at
Wed May 14 21:06:52 EDT 2008

On Wed, 2008-05-14 at 23:14 +0100, Ananda Samaddar wrote:
> On Wed, 14 May 2008 17:10:50 -0500
> Ryan Nix <ryan.nix at> wrote:
> > Not sure if you're referring to an online manual or offline, but I'm 
> > interested.  I did a tutorial done in Flash that could be added to
> > the Pidgin site in addition to a PDF.
> If we used something like Lyx we can then convert the LaTeX output to
> HTML and PDF so it could be hosted online and downloadable so people
> could read it offline.

Mike Styne (with the help of others) once started the Gaim^WPidgin
Documentation Project. It's my understanding that no one has been
working on it for a while, but his old files can be found at:

It used docbook to generate documentation in various formats.


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