Roadmap items approval and schedule
pasi at shimmerproject.org
Wed Nov 30 22:08:12 UTC 2011
On 11/22/2011 03:00 AM, Pasi Lallinaho wrote:
> On 11/22/2011 12:28 AM, Pasi Lallinaho wrote:
>> On 11/22/2011 12:24 AM, Pasi Lallinaho wrote:
>>> This is a call for Xubuntu developers to open their mouth and give
>>> counterarguments for roadmap items , if willing.
>>> Note that those items with * in the assignee field,
> Those are in the "Importance" field now.
>>> approval means that people can start working with the items, but
>>> further community discussion and approval will have to be given
>>> before any work within the specification can start. To be as verbose
>>> and clear as possible, these items are:
>>> - New media player (audio)
>>> - Ubiquity "Application sets"
>>> - Rethink shortcut keys
>>> - Clean themes (GTK, xfwm, wallpapers) list
>>> For all other items, approval means that people are free to start
>>> working on the items. These items will need community approval
>>> before committing to repositories too.
>>> If no argumenst against the items are made before the end of
>>> November, all items with assignees will be accepted. Items that have
>>> no assignee will not be approved, and will be postponed to next
>>> release. You can take any items with no assignee until the end of
>>> November. (Note that all the blueprints are accepted for Precise now
>>> for technical reasons.)
>>> Note that new items can't be added to the roadmap anymore, without
>>> getting specific approval at the community meeting in advance. The
>>> blueprints and specifications for all items should be ready before
>>> the end of Week 50.
>>> I hope I was clear enough. If there is anything you'd like to ask or
>>> add, please reply to the list as soon as possible.
>>>  https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Roadmap
>> To be even more verbose, the items with no assignee are:
>> - New Icon theme
>> - Port Albatross to GTK3
>> - Reintegrate the update manager to the notification area
>> If you want to start working on these items, add yourself as the
>> assignee in the wiki, and contact me at IRC  and I'll set up a
>> blueprint for you.
>> Nick: knome
>> Channel: #xubuntu-devel
>> Network: Freenode (chat.freenode.net)
Since there was no objections or counterarguments, all items in the
roadmap with an assignee have been "officially" approved now.
The items without assignees will be postponed to Precise+1.
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