[CentOS-docs] Re: centos-doc] wiki and author/maintainer name

R P Herrold herrold at owlriver.com
Thu Oct 25 02:58:26 UTC 2007

On Wed, 24 Oct 2007, Akemi Yagi wrote:

> On 10/24/07, R P Herrold <herrold at owlriver.com> wrote:

>>> http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/JavaOnCentOS
>> ... an author and an artist sign their work

> Just like you did for that article ;-)  Most pages are 
> without an autograph right now.  You would suggest that the 
> wikimaster should go ahead and sign all nameless pages on 
> behalf of the author?

not at all -- the author/artist makes that decision;  who 
wants to sign (or worse, have a attribution added to) bad 
work?  But adopting a policy preferring that a 'subject 
matter' area maintainer, 'brand' their interest and 
'accountability' for parts of the work makes sense to me.

- R

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