Minimum System Requirements
pasi at shimmerproject.org
Wed Jul 17 07:48:16 UTC 2013
On 16/07/13 23:18, Ali Linx (amjjawad) wrote:
> Hi again,
> On Tue, Jul 16, 2013 at 9:14 PM, Elizabeth Krumbach Joseph
> <lyz at ubuntu.com <mailto:lyz at ubuntu.com>> wrote:
> Please share details here on the list so the conversation is kept in
> one place :) so I'd put together a proposal for discussion when
> we're working out our
> roadmap for the next release.
> I have sent that already 5 days ago but never mind :0
> I think it's pretty late in the cycle for a major change like this,
> Hmm, I'm sorry to ask too much and cause headache but, what makes you
> think it is pretty late in the cycle and what makes you think this is
> a major change? why to wait for the next cycle?
> True I'm not even close to be a developer but what impact that one
> tiny package could do?
It's almost Alpha 2. Taking the time to write the detailed
specification, others reading it and once it done, testing it will take
time. At that point it's pretty much too late to work on any possible
Yes sure, there shouldn't be any, but we can't build our OS blindfolded,
closing our eyes to any possible negative things.
> I'd really appreciate if you explain to me why it is too late :)
> IMHO, this is not a major change but that is only me.
It covers every Xubuntu installation. While it might be trivial
technically, it is still a major change.
> so I'd put together a proposal for discussion when we're working
> out our
> roadmap for the next release. To do this, you'll want to put together
> a wiki page with rationale, how you feel this change is in line with
> our Strategy Document and what work would need to be done to
> support this (this is the standard procedure for proposing changes).
> I can do this right now. Unless of course everyone else agrees with
> you that it is too late for this cycle and this needs to be discussed
As Elizabeth says in the next paragraph, you are free to work on it
already, but decisions about it will be made later, at the beginning of
the next cycle.
> If you want to write this wiki page now and discuss it, a new thread
> would be best for that but feedback may be limited at this point in
> the cycle as our devs are focused on other things.
>  https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/StrategyDocument
> If truth to be told, I'd like to do it now and I'd like to understand
> why we need to wait :)
> Hmm, maybe if I explain more about how this change will help Xubuntu a
> lot, will that change anything about trying out this now? since we are
> still in Alpha Stage. Please, advise!
> Many thanks!
> "All of us are smarter than any one of us."
> *Best Regards,*
> *amjjawad <https://wiki.ubuntu.com/amjjawad/>*
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