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    3131  <title>Resources</title>
    3232  <para>
    33     There are some available resources for those who are using BASE2 or have some other kind of
    34     interested in the BASE2 project. This chapter contains information about these different
    35     resources that are available and also some short instructions how use each one of them.
     33    There are a couple of available resources for those who are using BASE2 or have some other
     34    kind of interested in the BASE2 project. This chapter contains information about the
     35    different resources that are available and also some short instructions on how to use each
     36    one of them.
    3637  </para>
    3738  <sect1 id="resources.home_page">
     
    4041      The home page of BASE 2 is located at:
    4142      <ulink url='http://base.thep.lu.se'>http://base.thep.lu.se</ulink>
    42       . Here is alot of useful information about the project and the program, e.g.
     43      . Here is allot of useful information about the project and the program, e.g.
    4344      documentation/manuals, download-pages, contact information and much more. The most
    4445      important parts of the page are covered in this section.
     
    4950        The download page is accessed from the download section, on the home page, by
    5051        following the link to
    51         <ulink url='http://base.thep.lu.se/wiki/DownloadPage'>DownloadPage</ulink>
     52        <ulink url='http://base.thep.lu.se/wiki/DownloadPage'>Download Page</ulink>
    5253        . The main-options on this page is to either download BASE 2 releases as a tar.gz
    53         package or checkout the source code directly from repository. See the seperate parts
    54         on the web page to get more information how to proceed in each one of them.
     54        package or checkout the source code directly from repository. See the separate parts
     55        on the web page to get more information how to proceed with each one of them.
    5556        <variablelist>
    56           <title>Download options</title>
    5757          <varlistentry>
    5858            <term>Repository access</term>
     
    6161                With this option the visitor can get the source code directly from
    6262                Subversion. There are at least three different version that are
    63                 possible to checkout from repository.
     63                available to checkout from the repository.
    6464                <itemizedlist>
    6565                  <listitem>
    6666                    <para>
    6767                      Bleeding edge of the software, which is the latest
    68                       revision of the program. The code is not guranteed to
     68                      revision of the program. The code is not guaranteed to
    6969                      work correctly and it is recommended to backup important
    70                       data in the database before updating to this checked out
    71                       version.
     70                      data in the database before updating.
    7271                    </para>
    7372                  </listitem>
     
    105104      <title>Ticket system</title>
    106105      <para>
    107         There is a toolbutton on BASE 2's home-page, called
     106        There is a tool button on BASE 2's home-page, called
    108107        <ulink url="http://base.thep.lu.se/query">'View Tickets'</ulink>
    109         This will show the list of tickets, by default only active tickets, for the
     108        This shows the list of tickets, only active tickets by default, for the
    110109        BASE-project. It is a good idea to have a look at this list before reporting a bug
    111         or requesting a new feature. Perhaps someone has registred the issue as a ticket
     110        or requesting a new feature. Perhaps someone has registered the issue as a ticket
    112111        already. This list can also be used to see how the BASE 2 development is proceeding
    113112        and when some particular request is planed to be fixed.
     
    116115      <para>
    117116        To report bugs, add feature requests, and comment an existing ticket, one needs to
    118         be logged in to the trac enviroment. This is done by clicking on the login-link to
    119         the right in the upper corner on home page. The Feeback-section on start page
    120         contains more information how to proceed.
     117        be logged in to the trac environment. This is done by clicking on the login-link to
     118        the right in the upper corner on the home page. The Feedback-section, also on the
     119        home page, contains more information how to proceed.
    121120      </para>
    122121
    123122      <para>
    124123        The road map of BASE 2 is located on the Road map page, accessed with the toolbar
    125         button with the same name. This page contains information about the different
    126         milestones covers and when their due date is.
     124        button with the same name. This page contains information about which tickets each
     125        milestone covers and when it's due date is.
    127126      </para>
    128127
     
    138137            <listitem>
    139138              <para>
    140                 Usefull information for the common user and the administrator, like
     139                Useful information for the common user and the administrator, like
    141140                user documentation, installation instructions and administration
    142                 guide. These will be eventually be replaced with this document when
    143                 it includes the corresponding texts.
     141                guide. These different documents will eventually be replaced with
     142                this document when it includes the corresponding texts.
    144143              </para>
    145144            </listitem>
     
    149148            <listitem>
    150149              <para>
    151                 This part contains specification for the seperate divisions of the
     150                This part contains specification for the separate divisions of the
    152151                project, such as core specification, web-client specification and
    153152                more.
     
    164163            </listitem>
    165164          </varlistentry>
     165          <varlistentry>
     166            <term>Future development</term>
     167            <listitem>
     168              <para>
     169                Link to a list of ideas for future development that aren't covered
     170                and monitored in the milestones on the road map page. In other words
     171                - ideas that are not planned to be done within nearest 6 to 12
     172                month.
     173              </para>
     174            </listitem>
     175          </varlistentry>
    166176        </variablelist>
    167177      </para>
     
    170180  <sect1 id="resources.coreplugins">
    171181    <title>Available core plug-ins</title>
    172     <para></para>
     182    <para>
     183      In the section called Plug-ins at on the start page, is a
     184      <ulink
     185        url="http://base.thep.lu.se/chrome/site/doc/admin/plugin_configuration/coreplugins.html">
     186        link
     187      </ulink>
     188      to a page with available core plug-ins. All plugins that comes with the installation of
     189      BASE 2 are listed on this page, some together with one or several examples of suitable
     190      configuration files. These configuration files can be downloaded and imported with the
     191      plugin-configuration importer in BASE 2.
     192    </para>
    173193  </sect1>
    174194  <sect1 id="resources.plugins">
    175195    <title>BASE plug-ins site</title>
    176     <para></para>
     196    <para>
     197      Plug-ins which aren't included in the installation of BASE 2, have their own site,
     198      called
     199      <ulink url="http://lev.thep.lu.se/trac/baseplugins">BASE plug-ins web site</ulink>
     200      which includes a download page for submitted none-core plug-ins. Here is also
     201      information how to become a plug-in developer, with commit access to the repository, and
     202      how to submit a plug-in to the download page.
     203    </para>
    177204  </sect1>
    178205  <sect1 id="resources.demo_server">
    179206    <title>Demo server</title>
    180     <para></para>
     207    <para>
     208      There is a demo server up running for anyone who wants to explore BASE 2 without having
     209      to install it. Follow the link on BASE 2's home page to the demo server or go directly
     210      to
     211      <ulink url="http://base2.thep.lu.se:8080/demo/">
     212        http://base2.thep.lu.se:8080/demo/
     213      </ulink>
     214    </para>
     215    <para>
     216      Use
     217      <userinput>base2</userinput>
     218      as user/login name together with the password
     219      <userinput>base2</userinput>
     220      to login to the demo server. The base2 user account has read privileges to all data on
     221      the demo server and can view almost every list page. If extended privileges is wanted,
     222      please contact the administrator of the demo server(see the bottom of the browser).
     223    </para>
    181224  </sect1>
    182225  <sect1 id="resources.mailing_lists">
    183226    <title>Mailing lists</title>
    184     <para></para>
     227    <para>
     228      BASE project has three different mailing lists available for subscription. Visit the
     229      <ulink url="http://base.thep.lu.se/wiki/MailingLists">mailing list page</ulink>
     230      to get more information about each one of the mailing lists. All posted mails are saved
     231      in an archive for each list, it can therefore be a good idea to have a look here before
     232      posting a new thread.
     233    </para>
     234    <para>
     235      These are the available mailing lists, more details about each one of them can be found
     236      on the mailing list page.
     237      <itemizedlist>
     238        <listitem>
     239          <para>basedb-users</para>
     240        </listitem>
     241        <listitem>
     242          <para>basedb-devel</para>
     243        </listitem>
     244        <listitem>
     245          <para>basedb-announce</para>
     246        </listitem>
     247      </itemizedlist>
     248    </para>
    185249  </sect1>
    186250  <sect1 id="resources.irc_channel">
    187251    <title>IRC channel</title>
    188     <para></para>
     252    <para>
     253      There is a recently started irc channel on the FreeNode network where real-time BASE
     254      discussion can take place twentyfour-seven. Use
     255      <userinput>#basedb</userinput>
     256      to connect to the channel on
     257      <userinput>irc.freenode.net</userinput>
     258      or try to access
     259      <ulink url="irc://irc.freenode.net/basedb"></ulink>
     260      from a browser that supports IRC URLs
     261    </para>
     262    <para>
     263      This is currently only a trial but will perhaps be extended depending on the interest of
     264      using this discussion forum.
     265    </para>
     266    <important>
     267      <title>Mailing lists are still #1</title>
     268      <para>Use the mailing lists to get in contact with the development-team.</para>
     269    </important>
    189270  </sect1>
    190271</chapter>
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