After several re-branding iterations, the xPack project, available from GitHub, has a new web site.
The site continues to use GitHub Pages, which is the GitHub solution for providing documentation sites to hosted projects
Jekyll & markdown
The new site uses the standard GitHub setup, which automatically runs the Jekyll generator; thus an external build step is no longer needed.
The initial location of the new site was the
Content from the old site was migrated to the new site, with updates.
Switching fom the external builder to GitHub required some changes:
- there is no automatic detection of last modified date, so
last_updated:was added to posts
kramdownmarkdown parser does not have the
autolinkoption, so links must be explicit