The Trac Wiki and the GitLab Migration

Ara Adkins me at
Sat Dec 29 01:01:45 UTC 2018

Brilliant. Thanks Ben and Brandon for the quick responses. 

Ben, if there’s any way I can help wit that migration, even to the point of manual cleanup, do let me know!


> On 28 Dec 2018, at 20:13, Ben Gamari <ben at> wrote:
> Ara Adkins <me at> writes:
>> Hey All,
>> I’ve been doing a decent amount of thinking about the GitLab migration
>> and realised that I’d not seen any discussion of what we plan to do
>> with all the information in the Trac Wiki. If there has been some and
>> I’ve missed it I apologise.
>> In essence, I’m wondering what the current plan is! Will we leave it
>> in place, or so we plan to move the content to a wiki on GitLab?
> The wiki content will also be moved to GitLab. However, the
> content in the Wiki tends to use significantly richer markup which has
> posed trouble for the markup conversion. The conversion will almost
> certainly require a bit of manual cleanup; we are currently trying to
> workout the right compromise between manual post-processing and fixing
> the Trac parser.
> Cheers,
> - Ben

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