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Version control: Admin wiki:
Directory layout is as follows:
contains programs to build the site etc.
contains Template Toolkit templates
contains the actual text of the site
the output goes here
To build the site, run "bin/xml" from this directory.
What this does is it takes the source files from src/ applies any
templates to them (from lib/), and writes the output to the www/
directory. Now have a look at the www directory - it contains the
lib/layout is the template which is applied to every page.
If you're a admin, then your local www directory is a symlink into a
WebDAV mount of For example, in OS X:
ln -s /Volumes/admin/groups/www www
At that point, when you run "bin/xml" you're publishing the output directly to
In Linux, to upload files use the following commands:
$ cadaver
type in username/password
dav:/admin/groups/www> lcd www/groups
dav:/admin/groups/www> put 121.html
dav:/admin/groups/www> exit
Note: whenever you refer to a page on our site inside a template,
please use the following mechanism, which changes the link to a
relative one so that we can build the site anywhere we want:
See [% link_to("foo.html", "the best foo") %].
Coordinate converter:
##### To tidy the xml file run the following:
/usr/bin/tidy -utf8 -xml -i -o perl_mongers.xml perl_mongers.xml
##### To get coordinates of a street address you can use:
############## Trying to describe the meaning of each field:
email has 4 types
personal (of a tsar)
list (of mailing_list)
list_admin (of mailing_list)
social networks:
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