New year, new site, new wiki

Justin C. Sherrill justin at
Sun Jan 4 09:08:48 PST 2009

On Sun, January 4, 2009 8:16 am, Hasso Tepper wrote:

> * Huge DragonFlyBSD header, please make it smaller.

Believe it or don't, this header is smaller than the previous one - the
site right now has a 100px-height image, and this one on the new site is
75px.  I like keeping the logo noticeable, as it's the only significant
graphic item on the page.  What do others think?  I've been looking at it
too long to make a reasonable decision.

> * I don't like wiki specific info on top of pages ("Path:" lines). Could
>   it be moved to bottom of the pages?


> * I also don't like limiting with of the content. It looks especially
>   stupid on pages with long preformatted lines (dmesg snipets) and large
>   displays (1920x1200 is already quite common nowadays).

I haven't yet found a way to make that work easily in a straightforward
way with all the other elements - I know this was an issue with the old

> * No way to search. Integrate google?

Ikiwiki has a search plugin that uses xapian/omega; I haven't tried
installing it yet, but it works well on the other ikiwiki sites I've

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