[Haskell-cafe] Help wanted: working on the GHC webpage

Austin Seipp austin at well-typed.com
Tue Apr 14 19:58:04 UTC 2015

Hey Sergey,

Sorry for the delay - thanks for all your changes! A few other people
have stepped up. But we still need more help of course. :)

I'm incorporating your changes into the main Git repository as we
speak, and I greatly appreciate it! I'm also incorporating changes
from others. Please watch the repo and let me know if you have

PS: As for Trac, I agree that at the minimum there should be some kind
of syndication or something from the homepage to Trac... the Weekly
News *is* user-focused, but the homepage has been severely lacking.
I'd appreciate comments here - make an issue about it on the bug

On Fri, Apr 3, 2015 at 9:08 AM, Sergey Bushnyak
<sergey.bushnyak at sigrlami.eu> wrote:
>> Why would it be easier? What's difficult about publishing on
>> https://ghc.haskell.org/trac/ghc/blog?
> I'm actually don't know how it's published on track. From my standpoint as
> newcomer it's better to see what's happening from one place, with one
> design, have some shared git repo where people contribute in markdown.
>> Moreover, the GHC weekly news are intimately linked to Trac, as they
>> reference Trac-tickets and Git commits, which Trac is able to annotate
>> with meta-data (ticket-type, -status, and -title for Ticket references,
>> as well as part of the Git commit msg for Git-commit refs).
> Ok, it was just a suggestion. Maybe it's a bad idea, doesn't know about
> annotation.
> Anyway, still can help on updating ghc home page.


Austin Seipp, Haskell Consultant
Well-Typed LLP, http://www.well-typed.com/

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