Project Timelord -- Initial consideration
echidnaman at gmail.com
Tue Oct 20 22:54:37 BST 2009
On Tuesday 20 October 2009 05:51:42 pm Clay Weber wrote:
> On Tuesday 20 October 2009 04:21:09 pm Jonathan Thomas wrote:
> > Hello fellow Kubuntu developers,
> > Kubuntu, as we know, is a fairly good KDE distribution. (Otherwise we
> > would not be here reading this mailing list) However, things are not
> > perfect. In fact, things could be much better.
> > "But what is Project Timelord?", you may ask, "and how does it relate to
> > Kubuntu's problems?" Both are good questions. Project Timelord is the
> > brainchild of the Kubuntu developer legend Harald Sitter; the culmination
> > of several weeks of brainstorming by a handful of Kubuntu developers,
> > focused towards identifying problems Kubuntu currently faces and
> > for these problems.
> > And now, we wish to bring Project Timelord to the attention of the
> > greater Kubuntu development community for input. You can find the
> > internal developer release announcement that outlines the purpose and
> > proposed solutions of Project Timelord at:
> > http://docs.google.com/View?id=dfc7xjfj_18g8k5ztg4
> > If it is decided that we would like to adopt Project Timelord as a goal
> > to work towards over the next few cycles, we can start towards
> > prioritizing the solutions and work towards forming a roadmap to
> > implementing these solutions. This way we can all stay in the know of
> > what is going on even if we are unable to attend UDS, and those attending
> > UDS will have a unified goal to work towards as they flesh out the
> > implementation details for Kubuntu 10.04, Lucid Lynx.
> > The purpose of this email is to generate discussion to determine whether
> > the Kubuntu developer community wishes to adopt this plan or not, as
> > well as to provide input on the brainstormed solutions. Until it is
> > decided, we would politely ask you to not announce the existence of the
> > project to the general public. We would like to hear your thoughts on the
> > initiative here, though. :)
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Jonathan "JontheEchidna" Thomas.
> Very nice and well-thought.
> What sort of input would be appropriate for the ml? esp seeing as it is
> still 'public' and I assume will arrive in goggle/nabble/etc, and I am not
> a developer?
Pretty much anything is fine here. It'd just be nice if people didn't go
around blogging about it and such just yet.
> Clay "claydoh" Weber
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