Opened 7 years ago

Closed 7 years ago

#4274 enhancement closed fixed (fixed)

Broken links in UDP howto

Reported by: Screwtape Owned by: jesstess
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: core Keywords: documentation, easy
Cc: jesstess, thijs Branch: branches/broken-udp-links-4274
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Author: jesstess


"frostschutz" just dropped by #twisted to mention that in the UDP How To, there are links to twisted.internet.protocol.DatagramProtocol.startProtocol and twisted.internet.protocol.DatagramProtocol.stopProtocol that actually lead to 404 errors.

It turns out, those methods are actually defined on AbstractDatagramProtocol so I'm not sure what the links should actually look like.

Change History (10)

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by jesstess

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(In [28539]) Branching to 'broken-udp-links-4274'

comment:3 Changed 7 years ago by jesstess

(In [28540]) Fix startProtocol and stopProtocol links and remove trailing whitespace.

refs #4274

comment:4 Changed 7 years ago by jesstess

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comment:5 Changed 7 years ago by thijs

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There are some more code references to class names in the document that could use a <code>.

comment:6 Changed 7 years ago by jesstess

(In [28615]) Add more code markup, spellcheck, be a little more precise terminology-wise in some places, etc.

refs #4274

comment:7 Changed 7 years ago by jesstess

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comment:8 Changed 7 years ago by TimAllen

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comment:9 Changed 7 years ago by TimAllen

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Thanks for doing the spell-checking and grammar editing, jesstess — it does read much more nicely now. The only edit I think is negative is line 83 where you avoided a trailing preposition: I think "the address the socket is 'connected' to" flows better than "the address to which the socket is 'connected'".

I'm prepared to call that a personal style issue, though. +1 for merging with or without that change.

comment:10 Changed 7 years ago by jesstess

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(In [28656]) Merge broken-udp-links-4274

Author: jesstess Reviewers: thijs, TimAllen Fixes: #4274

Fix broken API links, add markup, spellcheck, and rework some phrasing.

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