Project Talk:Handbook

From Gentoo Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
This is a talk page. Please add newer comments below older ones, and sign your comments using four tildes (~~~~). When adding a new section (at the bottom of the page), please mark it as "open for discussion" by using {{talk|open}} so it will show up in the list of open discussions.

HTTPS links

Talk status
This discussion is done as of 2018-08-28.

The following links support the HTTPS protocol:

Fturco (talk) 07:48, 6 August 2017 (UTC)

Thanks. Fixed now! Took me a long time to notice this discussion. Thank you for the input. --Maffblaster (talk) 09:15, 28 August 2018 (UTC)

Explaining Xorg / Graphics support

Talk status
This discussion is still ongoing as of 2020-05-14.

Dear Handbook team,

I was wondering, what you would think about the idea of including a short section marked as "Optional" or something similar, which would help people kickstart Xorg and drivers on their system. While I do recognize the fact, that both graphics cards/their respective drivers and Xorg already have excellent wiki pages, I still think most people would consider it a logical next step to install a graphical environment on their system after the OS installation. A few guiding thoughts on this topic would help ease those who are used to binary distros into the quite different world that is Gentoo.

I am of course willing to try and write this, if you deem the idea good. Thank you for your time. --Nemin (talk) 12:23, 14 May 2020 (UTC)

Hmm... I just noticed there is a page exactly like what I wished for here: Complete_Handbook. Perhaps then mentioning the existence of this extended handbook could serve as the previously mentioned easing in for newer users? --Nemin (talk) 09:30, 16 May 2020 (UTC)