[openstack-dev] [docs][ptls][install] Install guide vs. tutorial
thingee at gmail.com
Fri Sep 22 22:26:54 UTC 2017
On 11:33 Sep 21, Alexandra Settle wrote:
> > For me, a tutorial is something that teaches. So after I've gone through a
> > tutorial I would expect to have learned how installs work and would
> > just know
> > these things (with an occasional need to reference a few points) going
> > forward.
> > A guide to me is something that I know I will use whenever I need to do
> > something. So for me, having an installation guide is what I would
> > expect
> > from this as every time I need to do a package based install, I am
> > going to pull
> > up the guide to go through it.
> So Sean has the opposite impression from Eric and I. Yeah, that does
> make it seem like reaching a consensus will be difficult.
> At that point I think consistency becomes the most important thing.
> I completely agree consistency is more important, than bike shedding over the
> name :)
> To be honest, it would be easier to change everything to ‘guide’ – seeing as
> all our URLs are ‘install-guide’.
> But that’s the lazy in me speaking.
> Industry wise – there does seem to be more of a trend towards ‘guide’ rather
> than ‘tutorial’. Although, that is at a cursory glance.
> I am happy to investigate further, if this matter is of some contention to
This is the first time I'm hearing about "Install Tutorial". I'm also lazy, +1
with sticking to install guide.
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