[NTG-context] Source very outdated

Henri Menke henrimenke at gmail.com
Fri Aug 26 09:36:16 CEST 2016


Dear maintainers,

could someone please add Aditya's github mirror at

  https://github.com/contextgarden/context-mirror

to the Wiki frontpage?  Currently there is only the bitbucket mirror listed.

Thanks, Henri

On 08/02/2016 05:12 PM, Aditya Mahajan wrote:
> On Tue, 2 Aug 2016, Henri Menke wrote:
> 
>> Dear list,
>>
>> I'm quite new to ConTeXt and have worked my way through a lot of documentation.  The Garden is an invaluable source as well as this mailing list.  Sometimes it occurs that a feature which is announced on the mailing list is neither documented in the Garden nor in some PDF.  Then I proceed to browse the source where I found four resources:
>>
>> (1) local (for TeXlive in /usr/local/texlive/2016/texmf-dist/tex/context)
>> (2) http://source.contextgarden.net/
>> (3) http://repo.or.cz/w/context.git
>> (4) https://bitbucket.org/phg/context-mirror
>>
>> The first three are outdated and the last doesn't offer full text search.  I could update the first source, but I don't want to break my existing setup and often I just look at the source to find out how things are implemented or to checkout whether a new feature is worth updating.  It would be great if the online sources (2) and (3) could be updated.
>>
>> Another option would be to move the (4) from bitbucket to github, because github offers full text search in a repository (among other features, like continuous integration or gitter.im chatroom which are all free for an open-source project, see [1] for details).
> 
> FWIW, I did a quick clone of the bitbucket repo to github:
> 
>   https://github.com/contextgarden/context-mirror
> 
> We can either ask Philipp Gesang (who maintains the bitbucket repo) to also push to github or I can set up a cron job to periodically mirror the repo.
> 
> Aditya
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