and the web site."
Minutes of the GNOME Board meeting June 4 2002 ============================================== Presents: ========= Nat Friedman (chair) Tim Ney Jim Gettys Telsa Gwynne Daniel Veillard (minutes) George Lebl Jonathan Blandford Havoc Pennington James Henstridge Jody Goldberg (:15) Federico Mena (:30) Missing: ======== Miguel de Icaza Decisions: ========== - Starting a comitee for next GUADEC organization - Make sure the new logo shows up on Gnome-2.0 rollout on the splash screen and the web site Actions Done: ============= ACTION: Jrb and Nat will work on the Gnome-2.2 Hack Fest announce => Done ACTION: Nat to write up his notes from the 2.x discussion and send then out. => Done, Havoc will take over completing this ACTION: Telsa to come up with description for foundation-list; Daniel to add it. => Already done Actions: ======== ACTION: Jim to restart the font discussions with various parties => This is still continuing. Jim is cautiously optimistic. ACTION: Nat and Jonathan talk to gnome-sysadmin about adding ssh tunneling for GNOME CVS access => This has been postponed until after GNOME 2.0 => See discussions. ACTION: Havoc, Jody, Nat volunteer for working on producing a first draft of ABI rules for GNOME-2 releases, get involvment from someone at Sun, and make sure the draft get some review. => Still pending ACTION: Tim and Jim looking at structuring tutorials => Have begun discussing this via email. Jim will talk to the organizers of USENIX New Actions: ============ ACTION: Nat to make sure the splash screen logo gets updated in CVS ACTION: Tim and Daniel start a sub comitee for GUADEC organization Discussion: =========== - approve last meeting minutes: http://mail.gnome.org/archives/foundation-announce/2002-May/msg00001.html - GUAD3C travel reimbursement: People who were approved for travel subsidy, but have not received their reimbursement should contact Tim Ney - GNOME logo: Tuomas/Jakub have been working on a new foot logo. We should aim to have the GNOME splash screens and website ready on 2.0 with the new logo. Help is needed on the website to accomplish this. - GNOME 2.0 release marketing. The Foundation is assembling a coherent message for the release and putting together a plan to do all associated marketing, including drafting a press release, doing press/analyst briefings, ensuring the new web page is launched, etc. Tim reported on the marketing discussions. We are drafting "talking points" to have ready for the hackers and journalists. Having general guidelines for informations on how to do interview would be useful too. - GNOME 2.0 branching guidelines. Nat presented a draft write-up on this. Havoc will take over on this action. - Establishment of a GUADEC IV committee: Tim and Daniel will start the committee and invite others to participate. - Boston summit We have faculty sponsorship. There is a weekly meeting for the organizers. Daniel