Convert the PUFFS guide to markdown The NetBSD Project
Status: Closed Time to complete: 48 hrs Mentors: Iain Hibbert, Julian Coleman, Julian Fagir Tags: wiki

NetBSD has a guide how to use puffs:

It is currently written in Docbook, but we want it in the wiki. You can find its sources here: (only the XML files).

Though this work could also partially be done by a tool like pandoc, there might be great difficulties, especially in embedding images. You could automatically convert the articles and then review the results by hand to be correctly converted.

For this task, we want you to create a wiki page in our wiki on

We need your e-mail address and a username to create an account for you in our wiki, such that you can work on the task. 

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File name/URL File size Date submitted n/a December 01 2012 11:02 UTC n/a December 01 2012 11:55 UTC n/a December 01 2012 11:55 UTC
Edward Kalfov on November 30 2012 17:02 UTC Task Claimed

I would like to work on this task.

Iain Hibbert on November 30 2012 17:05 UTC Task Assigned

This task has been assigned to Edward Kalfov. You have 48 hours to complete this task, good luck!

Edward Kalfov on December 1 2012 08:18 UTC Info

Username: Troublesome


Can i recieve my account? Thank you 

Iain Hibbert on December 1 2012 08:45 UTC added

i have added you, you should receive an email with username/password from the wiki

Edward Kalfov on December 1 2012 11:02 UTC Ready for review

The work on this task is ready to be reviewed.

Julian Fagir on December 1 2012 20:22 UTC Fine

The result is nice, thank you!

You can also have a look at the other conversion tasks from NetBSD, they are similar to this one.

Julian Fagir on December 1 2012 20:22 UTC Task Closed

Congratulations, this task has been completed successfully.