Add annotations to LXR by T-box goldstars and/or appended comments



15 years ago
6 years ago


(Reporter: WeirdAl, Unassigned)


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15 years ago
We in #documentation are in the process of overhauling our logistical support
for documentation.  One suggestion we've come up with is an annotated LXR.

One possibility is to borrow the Tinderbox gold star technique and adapt it for
LXR.  This would allow for additional commentary to be available inline in the
code.  Ideally, we could post a gold star on a branch next to a certain line and
it would remain anchored to that line in LXR on that branch.  Perhaps a silver
star for the same line in other branches.

Another possibility is to borrow the PHP Manual's procedures of appending
comments to the end of a page.  We may end up filing another bug to support the
creation of such a feature in more traditional documentation, but we would like
to recommend the possibility for LXR as well.

Comment 1

15 years ago
Adding bug as blocking meta bug 151952 .
Blocks: 151952
reassigning endico's bugs to default owner
Assignee: endico → chase

Comment 3

12 years ago
Mass reassign of open bugs for to build@mozilla-org.bugs.
Assignee: chase → build
QA Contact: timeless → lxr

Comment 4

11 years ago
Reassigning all LXR bugs assigned to build@mozilla-org.bugs to the default LXR owner (sorry Bear!)

We aren't actively working on these (if that's wrong, please reassign to yourself/a real person). 
Assignee: build → bear
QA Contact: lxr → timeless

Comment 5

11 years ago
how about an automatic friendly namespace in devmo wiki with a link/iframe for it in lxr?
QA Contact: timeless → lxr


6 years ago
Assignee: bear → nobody
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