Pidgin needs a manual

Ananda Samaddar ananda.kumar.samaddar at
Wed May 14 21:44:26 EDT 2008

On Wed, 14 May 2008 18:37:33 -0700
Ka-Hing Cheung <khc at> wrote:

> On Thu, 2008-05-15 at 02:13 +0100, Ananda Samaddar wrote:
> > I had a look at that site.  It's probably better to start afresh,
> > the stuff there is seriously out of date.  I don't know too much
> > about docbook I'm afraid.  I was going to suggest Lyx simply
> > because I know how to use it and it's available on nearly every
> > OS.  I'll get a proposal drafted and posted so people can comment
> > and add or change any ideas I have.
> It would seem to me that it's easier for a complete outsider to start
> modifying a docbook document than a lyx document, if this is one of
> the things you are considering.
> -khc

Perhaps you're right, five minutes googling has shown me that OO.o
supports docbook.  I wasn't aware of that before.  I was under the
impression that you could only edit docbook xml and do the mark-up by


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