Documentation Colophon Beat

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* [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/HugoCisneiros Hugo Cisneiros]  (translator - Brazilian Portuguese)
 
* [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/HugoCisneiros Hugo Cisneiros]  (translator - Brazilian Portuguese)
 
* [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/IgorMiletic Igor Miletic]  (translator - Serbian)
 
* [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/IgorMiletic Igor Miletic]  (translator - Serbian)
* [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/JasonMatthewTaylor Jason Taylor] (beat contributor)
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* [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/JasonMatthewTaylor Jason Taylor] (beat writer, editor-in-training)
 
* [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/JeffJohnston Jeff Johnston]  (beat contributor)
 
* [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/JeffJohnston Jeff Johnston]  (beat contributor)
 
* [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/JesseKeating Jesse Keating]  (beat contributor)
 
* [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/JesseKeating Jesse Keating]  (beat contributor)

Revision as of 22:10, 9 October 2008

Colophon

As we use the term, a colophon:

  • recognizes contributors and provides accountability, and
  • explains tools and production methods.

Contributors

... and many more translators. Refer to the Web-updated version of these release notes as we add translators after release:

http://docs.fedoraproject.org/release-notes/

Production Methods

Beat writers produce the release notes directly on the Fedora Project Wiki. They collaborate with other subject matter experts during the test release phase of Fedora to explain important changes and enhancements. The editorial team ensures consistency and quality of the finished beats, and ports the Wiki material to DocBook XML in a revision control repository. At this point, the team of translators produces other language versions of the release notes, and then they become available to the general public as part of Fedora. The publication team also makes them, and subsequent errata, available via the Web.