[bf1942] Wiki? (was: Anyone get RCON working?)

Shockwave shockwave at clan-tf20.com
Thu Jun 16 22:39:45 EDT 2005

On Thu, 2005-06-16 at 18:12 -0700, ScratchMonkey wrote:
> --On Thursday, June 16, 2005 8:31 PM -0400 Shockwave 
> <shockwave at clan-tf20.com> wrote:
> > I think a key aspect of something like this is the question of whether
> > the good people at Dice are willing to come forward with their
> > documentation or if the community is going to be forced to reverse
> > engineer what we need.  After all, wasn't the concept behind
> > incorporating Python into the game engine directly aimed at the modding
> > community?  It would seem contra-rational to embark on such a mission
> > only to withhold the very documentation required to make full use of the
> > tools created.
> Even with products with formal documentation, there's still a lot of 
> information lost through the cracks. A lot of open source projects now use 
> wiki's to catch that kind of information that normally is found only by 
> trolling mailing list archives.
> It would be desirable for DICE to release their documentation in wiki form, 
> and then users could easily "fill in the blanks".

That's all I'm saying.  Why re-invent the wheel?  ;)

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