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All contributors accept the DocWiki [[DocWiki:General_disclaimer|Terms of Use]]. All contributors must observe the DocWiki Policies and Guidelines listed below.  
All contributors accept the DocWiki [[DocWiki:General_disclaimer|Terms of Use]]. All contributors must observe the DocWiki Policies and Guidelines listed below.  
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DocWiki is based on the MediaWiki software platform. Many other wikis, such as Wikipedia, use the same software. If you are new to the MediaWiki platform and need help using it, see [[DocWiki:Help:Editing|the Help:Editing page]].
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DocWiki is based on the MediaWiki software platform. Many other wikis, such as Wikipedia, use the same software. If you are new to the MediaWiki platform and need help using it, see [[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Contents| the MediaWiki Documentation]].
==Policies and Guidelines==
==Policies and Guidelines==

Revision as of 20:25, 6 February 2008

Welcome to Cisco DocWiki. This wiki lets Cisco users, customers, partners and employees improve Cisco product documentation by contributing their own suggestions, corrections, and new information directly. Feel free to contribute!

Reading

Cisco DocWiki is public. Anyone may read anything on DocWiki, without logging in.

Contributing

If you want to comment on or contribute to Cisco DocWiki, you must first log in. To get login credentials, you must register with Cisco.com. Note that you cannot log in to DocWiki with Cisco.com "guest" account credentials.

All contributors accept the DocWiki Terms of Use. All contributors must observe the DocWiki Policies and Guidelines listed below.

DocWiki is based on the MediaWiki software platform. Many other wikis, such as Wikipedia, use the same software. If you are new to the MediaWiki platform and need help using it, see [the MediaWiki Documentation].

Policies and Guidelines

DocWiki content is intended to be complete, accurate, useful, and safe. To help ensure your contributions meet these standards, please observe the following policies and guidelines:

  1. DocWiki:Style describes the style and formatting guidelines for content on DocWiki.
  2. DocWiki:Scope summarizes the types of content and contributions that are appropriate for inclusion on DocWiki.
  3. DocWiki:Content Arbitration describes the method for resolving content disputes.
  4. DocWiki:Etiquette explains what Cisco considers acceptable comments and content contributions.
  5. DocWiki:No Promotion details the requirement that DocWiki not be used to promote products or services, Cisco's or otherwise.
  6. DocWiki:No Proprietary Information describes the requirements that DocWiki contain only public information and sanitized examples.
  7. DocWiki:Vulnerabilities outlines DocWiki policies with respect to publishing information about product security vulnerabilities.

Cisco reserves to right to alter or delete contributions that do not respect these policies and guidelines. Contributors who violate them consistently may be banned from further contribution.

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