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Re: Looking for a technical writer to update the Debian Handbook




On 03/05/2019 12:25, Iván Alemán wrote:
> Hello Raphael,
> 
> I can help with some chapters if you don't find the technical writer.
> 
> Will contact you directly.
> 
> Best,
> 
> On Fri, 3 May 2019 at 12:25, Raphael Hertzog <hertzog@xxxxxxxxxx
> <mailto:hertzog@xxxxxxxxxx>> wrote:
> 
>     Hello,
> 
>     Roland and I, the authors of the Debian Administrator's Handbook
>     (package
>     debian-handbook), we have not managed to update the book for Debian
>     9 and
>     I don't want this to happen again for Debian 10 buster.
> 
>     I'm thus looking for a technical writer that would be willing to update
>     the book for Debian 10. This work would be paid by Freexian thanks to
>     the donation that we are collecting on https://debian-handbook.info/get/
>     (and thanks to the sales on lulu.com <http://lulu.com>).
> 
>     The ideal candidate would be someone who:
>     - loves the Debian OS and knows the ecosystem very well
>     - has experience with system administration of Debian servers
>       (the book covers many common services)
>     - has good English writing skills
>     - is not afraid to edit Docbook XML in a text editor
>     - can emit invoices to Freexian for the work done
>     - can commit enough time to the task in the upcoming months
>       (trying to get the book entirely updated for the buster release)
> 
>     If you want to have a look at the project, it's hosted on salsa:
>     https://salsa.debian.org/hertzog/debian-handbook
> 
>     If you are interested, please get back to me and we can discuss this
>     in more details.
> 
>     If you don't have enough time to update the entire book, but would be
>     willing to update some chapters, please get in touch anyway, we might be
>     able to share the work between multiple persons.
> 
>     Cheers,
>     -- 
>     Raphaël Hertzog ◈ Debian Developer
> 
>     Support Debian LTS: https://www.freexian.com/services/debian-lts.html
>     Learn to master Debian: https://debian-handbook.info/get/
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> Iván
> @alemani

Not much time - use and love Debian, am system administrator. Can proof
read if this helps. Would do this for no salary.

Andy C