design directory, ERM; was: Doxygen - is there a status?

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Mon Sep 15 11:52:46 EDT 2014

Christian Stimming <christian at> writes:

> In this particular case: 
> - John said very clear that the "higher level" documentation used to be put in 
> texinfo or doxygen and it didn't work, so we should put it in the wiki. Nobody 
> from the core developers objected, so please take this as a decision and 
> continue to work on "higher level" design documentation only in the wiki. The 
> texinfo files should be deleted as soon as the last remaining useful bits are 
> copied into the wiki.
> - The "lower level" i.e. the function-level documentation is in doxygen and 
> should stay there.
> In case I've misunderstood any of the previous discussion, feel free to 
> comment or propose alternative solutions.

This is my view as well.

* High level designs in the Wiki
* Low level designs (implementation info) and API docs in doxygen.

And there can be links between.

> Regards,
> Christian

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