[Smaug] Finisar

cerise@armory.com cerise at armory.com
Sat Aug 5 21:42:50 PDT 2006


On Sat, Aug 05, 2006 at 01:06:48PM -0700, Rick Moen wrote:
> By the way, I notice that nobody'd bothered to maintain the Smaug site
> front page since last May -- so I've fixed it to reflect current meeting
> dates.  Just to stress, I do think that the site design is an amazingly 
> good result, and I really appreciate Jay's work -- but wasn't there a
> lot of brave talk about how the use of a CMS was going to make it
> trivially easy for Joe Member to participate in site maintenance, as
> opposed to the allegedly too-difficult CVS-checkout method Jacob Hunter 
> and David A. Gatwood established originally?
> 
> I strongly suspected, at the time, that this rationale was bollocks, and
> it appears that I was correct.

Those of us with brains and a keen sense of pattern recognition will note that
this was when I moved out of Santa Cruz and stopped actively participating
with SMAUG.  Sue me for having not found a replacement and sue the group for
having not cared.

Additionally, sue you for jumping to conclusions.

-Phil/CERisE



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