[CentOS-docs] potential wiki article on encryption

Wed Aug 27 13:15:56 UTC 2008
Ned Slider <ned at unixmail.co.uk>

Dag Wieers wrote:
> On Tue, 26 Aug 2008, Akemi Yagi wrote:
>> There is a posting in the CentOS forum that can potentially make a
>> good article regarding encryption (or supplement the existing page).
>> Please take a look at #4 of:
>> http://www.centos.org/modules/newbb/viewtopic.php?viewmode=flat&topic_id=15923&forum=42 
>> The poster says, "I think that the contents of this document would
>> make a good addition to the wiki, but I don't have the ability to
>> submit such things and probably would not be a consistent enough
>> contributer to get said rights."
>> What do others think?  Is this something we should consider placing on
>> the wiki?  If so, should we persuade this person to submit the
>> writing?
> I think we should answer his comment in public so people can learn they 
> do can contribute to the wiki and improve the project.

I agree. To that end I've responded to his forum post.

> I feel sad if people think they cannot contribute, or that their 
> contribution would not be enough to get rights. In any case we should 
> clear up that confusion for everyone that reads the forum message in the 
> future.
> And make it easier for people to contribute.

Agreed :)