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Kurt Lieber wrote:
> Figure out where you want the directory and I'll be happy to create it.
> Looking at our various top level categories, it doesn't really fit cleanly
> into any of them. I'd suggest base as being the closest match.
This is sticky. I don't have an opinion either way about it as long as
it's not branded a desktop or server subproject so as to alienate either
>>- Get a code repository going. Since non-devs may (as in "might," not
>>"can") participate in actual development, the repository may need to be
>>hosted on non-Gentoo servers.
> This is something I would object to. If this is an official Gentoo project
> (which I assume it is) that we're going to let official Gentoo users
> eventually user (which I assume we are) then we need to ensure that it's
> developed on secure infrastructure, etc.
Not a problem. That's why I threw that out as something to discuss. I
wasn't sure what our policies were on things such as this. Right now, I
think all those that would be writing code (and therefore need CVS
commit access) are Gentoo devs (or soon to be).
>>- Decide to what level non-devs should participate (mainly, can they
> I vote no. :)
A fair vote. If there is an inroad to them becoming devs, that's fine. I
just didn't want to see good coders turned away.
>>- Complete high(er) level design documents that all devs agree on.
> Good luck. :)
Heh. Yea, well... we can try. ;)