Tribe 5 Release Notes

Jos Poortvliet jos at mijnkamer.nl
Thu Aug 23 12:13:50 BST 2007


BTW both my 'improvements' can be improved even further (eg the second one
is too long) but of course i would spend a bit more time on them than I did
just now.

BTW2 - great work on the release notes, lovely ;-)

On 8/23/07, Jos Poortvliet <jos at mijnkamer.nl> wrote:
>
> I have some improvements to the wording here and there. I could send it to
> you, but that's not very efficient for such minor and pretty
> non-controversial changes. What if I just do the non-controversial stuff
> right there, and email you about the stuff which needs consensus?
>
> (Example:
> [old]
> One thing you might be able to look forward to is the possibility of
> packages created in time for release, the new KDE 4 desktop. However, KDE 4
> will not be the default desktop environment for Kubuntu 7.10, but you can
> guarantee the development team will work hard to bring you installable
> packages as soon as they possibly can.
> [/old]
> I would rewrite this in:
> One thing you can look forward to is the possibility of packages of the
> upcoming new KDE 4 desktop created in time for release. However, KDE 4 will
> not be the default desktop environment for Kubuntu 7.10, though we can
> guarantee the development team will work hard to bring you installable
> packages as soon as they possibly can.
> Not too controversial, right? I didn't change the meaning, just the way it
> was written.
>
> Now I could also rewrite it in the following way (but I would ask you
> about that, which I'm doing right now):
>
> One thing the users will be able to look forward to are prerelease
> packages of KDE 4. KDE 4 will not be ready in time for Kubunty Gutsy, so it
> will not be the default desktop environment, but we can guarantee the
> development team will work hard to bring you installable packages as soon as
> they can, and they will also improve these over the course of the Gutsy
> lifecycle.
>
> Now this is controversial, because: I removed the 'maybe' part of the
> packages for KDE 4, and added the part where they will be improved over the
> lifetime of gutsy. I'm not sure about those two, so this needs feedback.
>
> So, I would change the first one, ask about the second. If you're okay
> with that, I will proof-read the doc, ask about difficult stuff, and change
> the minor things. Deal?
>
> Grtz
>
> Jos
>
> On 8/23/07, Richard A. Johnson <nixternal at ubuntu.com> wrote:
>
> > https://wiki.kubuntu.org/GutsyGibbon/Tribe5/Kubuntu
> >
> > I have completed the release notes to the best of my current ability and
> > I
> > apologize ahead of time for my procrastination on this as well as the
> > inability to complete them to 100% of my liking. There are still 2
> > subjects I
> > was unsure about.
> > * KDE Sudo
> > * KDE PIM Enterprise
> >
> > So if someone who has or knows more information could complete these, I
> > would
> > greatly appreciate it. Sorry once again for dropping the ball on this.
> >
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