Documentation Community Team Meeting (September 2022)#
Time: 21:00 UTC
This HackMD: https://hackmd.io/@encukou/pydocswg1
Discourse thread: https://discuss.python.org/t/18590
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Petr Viktorin /
Ezio Melotti /
Ned Batchelder /
C.A.M. Gerlach /
Reports and celebrations#
We will be publishing the Workshop videos to YouTube soon. Stay tuned for announcement and emails.
Ee is back, so several things should get unblocked in the coming weeks, like the YouTube uploads or docs preview on Netlify
What’s New editing (CAM)
Major PEP sized items all added except for PEP 670
First set of copyedit PRs waiting on review/merge; please help!
Refs from summary to body content will be PRed very soon
Remaining items will be submitted as PRs soon(™)
“Past Action Item”: Try building automation to prevent link breakage using the
Moving whole pages could be handled by sphinxext-rediraffe like in the devguide
Moving fragments (the
#part of URLs, like headings and reference entries) is not handled well
Intersphinx links work well for reference entries, but many external links don’t come form Sphinx
Fixing Sphinx roles might break Intersphinx, depending on how the URL is generated
Fixing bad Sphinx links
Big project, but could be good for newer contributors
Petr might have a GH Actions-based per-document check for PRs
Some links, e.g. in old What’s New, might need to stay broken. Silencing errors with
!doesn’t always work
Running linkcheck regularly (on devguide?)
Seems like a good idea, just needs someone to implement (Ezio, or CAM if needed)
For and about the Community or Working Group
Future meeting schedule
Best time seems to be 19:30 - 20:30 UTC, 1.5 hours earlier than current
Petr will ask on Discord if anyone objects
The docs team meets on the first Monday of every month.
We have a recurring Google Calendar event for the meeting. Let Mariatta know your email address and she can invite you.