Ctrl-alt-backspace - too late for a blueprint?

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at kitterman.com
Sat Feb 14 02:39:43 UTC 2009

On Fri, 13 Feb 2009 22:31:30 +0000 Andrew Sayers 
<andrew-ubuntu-devel at pileofstuff.org> wrote:
>I've written up a blueprint for a potential solution to the c-a-b
>problem.  For some reason, Launchpad attaches this blueprint to
>"loco-drupal" no matter what I tell it, so it's available here:
>If someone else would like to try moving it to somewhere more
>appropriate, I can file a bug report saying whether it's just me that's
>This blueprint suggests a fairly simple program.  With some help I could
>get it done in time for the feature freeze, but as I'm not so much as a
>MOTU, I don't know whether this is impossible for reasons of process.
>Could an Ubuntu dev tell me whether it's worth rushing to try and get
>this into Jaunty?  Assuming it is, I could do with some people to help
>with writing/testing/etc. over the next few days.
>The blueprint fleshes out an idea I proposed in another thread.  I've
>tried to respond in the blueprint to suggestions made by people that
>replied to my original idea.

As I said very near the beginning of this thread, I think the plan for 
Jaunty in this area is very nearly carved in stone.  

After a quick read, I think the idea has potential and you should look into 
it for Jaunty+1.  I'd use the time to flesh out the design and perhaps 
protoype it.  Then you'd be ready for the next UDS and getting this 

Scott K

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