Quite a lot of ideas are hovering in this wiki that could be focused here. I could imagine a WikiWithProgrammableContent
, growing to an open large-scale Web Wide Project with zillions of integrated special applications, distributed over a growing number of linked wikis:
An important step seems to be to make the textual and programmable content independent of the initial implementation. Although there are WikiFarm
s where each visitor can create his own wiki with a free chosen theme, these usually don't have the features yet that can be found in some highly specialized wikis. For example: free DHTML use, up/downloads, big enough pages for scripts.
has a growing ApacheWiki
for its community at http://nagoya.apache.org/wiki/apachewiki.cgi
. We also have a quickly growing wiki for ApacheCon?
(Nov 16-19, 2003) at http://apachecon.com/wiki/
. -- PhilJones
Ambitious goals of the kind we need to think through as Wiki evolves.
Are the parts of Wiki which directly relate to ExtremeProgramming
a kind of OpenSource
effort to define a Methodology? That is to say, TheThreeExtremos
act as integrators and version managers, and the XP Community as whole acting as OpenSource
This would be interesting because it would imply another use for OpenSource
, i.e. the ability to use OpenSource
to define something as complex as a Methodology (as if Linux wasn't complex enough ;).
I've even heard of an effort to produce OpenSource legal arguments for a case regarding CopyRight. I can't recall where I heard about it though. If anyone has a link or reference to this, PleaseComment.
) comes to mind.