how to disturb newbies

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Sat Oct 25 13:39:22 EDT 2014

Mark Wieder wrote:

 > Richard-
 > Saturday, October 25, 2014, 9:27:06 AM, you wrote:
 >> For those willing to dive deeper into improving the documentation,
 >> the team has provided a section on the "Contribute to LiveCode"
 >> page on the format of Dictionary entries, which we can modify
 >> directly and submit a pull request for:
 > What?
 > <rant>
 > When did this show up? The doc editing tool that the team uses doesn't
 > even use this schema or allow many of the elements to be edited. Or
 > explain what they are or how they're used. Aside from the fact that
 > the doc format is bad^H^H^Hatrocious, this schema would have been a
 > big help when I was making doc files.
 > </rant>

That seems the sort of thing you should complain to the Community 
Manager about.

Wait - that's me!  Damn.  Now I'm responsible for doing something about it.


Where can I find the "doc editing tool that the team uses", and where is 
it made available for community contributors?

I'll review the situation in my Thursday meeting with Ben.

  Richard Gaskin
  LiveCode Community Manager
  richard at

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