digital vs. analog notes

Now that I wrote my midterm summary and completed the survey for GSoC it is once again time to update the Trac-pages. The syslogd is my first try with Trac and so far it has not been too sucessful.

In theory a Trac is really nice because it combines several software development tools in one place and makes it easier to collaborate on one project; — but it practice I am mostly working alone and do not have to coordinate with anyone else (of course I should document my work, but it is never strictly necessary for further development). And then the Trac offers little immediate benefits, whereas my notebook is much faster to use, easier to edit and is also usable on trains and buses.

So while I should have much more data online like this …

… most of my notes and documentation actually look like this:

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