[ubuntu-art] Need for an Ubuntu Art request wiki page
drkvi-a at yahoo.com
Sat Jan 9 22:45:51 GMT 2010
On Sat, 2010-01-09 at 22:46 +0100, Kenneth Wimer wrote:
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Artwork/Tasks does have a list of things for people to
> work on, but it need to be reworked to fit our needs better, I think (and more
> prominently linked/named).
Surely , it needs to better to be clearer as people are really not
> We need to keep in mind that the page should not get too long (ie having a
> thousand things to do with nobody doing them is useless as well) and that all
> the tasks listed are a) do-able without a broader effort
If the request is too large to be addressed we can remove it.
> b) accepted by
> upstream (even if that upstream is ubuntu itself) so that work does not get
Upstream? For that we already have gnome art request page. And the page
works well upstream.
Event organizers can also request posters / T-shit designs for the
events. There were couple of such requests which went un-answered.
For Ubuntu-specific events there isnt any such wiki.
We can always be clear about the guidelines of what constitutes a
> We have had problems and complaints in the past when subscribing the list to
> wiki pages. At least at first, I don't think that this is a good idea
Hmm... i wasnt aware of the earlier problems.
But we can learn from the previous problem and setup a clear guideline
as to what constitutes a request. [Would making sure the ML is not
subscribed to trivial-edit help?]
If it gets to be a mess , we can of course unsubscribe again ;).
Anyways... the main issue I was hoping to address is not having an Art
request wiki page.
Subscribing the ML is just an idea.
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