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From "Gavin McDonald" <ga...@16degrees.com.au>
Subject ooo blog (was: RE: ooo-dev list subscriber stats?)
Date Fri, 08 Jul 2011 21:16:41 GMT


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dennis E. Hamilton [mailto:dennis.hamilton@acm.org]
> Sent: Saturday, 9 July 2011 6:06 AM
> To: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: RE: ooo-dev list subscriber stats?
> 
> +1:
> 
> "- introduce an AOOo blog so that the Community can follow our progress."

Ok, so nobody has approached Infra yet, I'll be proactive and create it, then we
need a list of people who will be admins and those that will be publishers.

Let's start with the name of blog, unlike other things, the blog name should be
permanent and reflect the name that the project will have upon graduation
to a TLP. (Migrating/renaming blogs is a royal pita so we don't do it.)

Apache openoffice.org should be the name of the Blog ?

Gav...



> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dave Fisher [mailto:dave2wave@comcast.net]
> Sent: Friday, July 08, 2011 09:44
> To: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: ooo-dev list subscriber stats?
> 
> Hi Manfred,
> 
> > did you check all the other (not US/UK) user ML as well?
> 
> No, I did it mostly out of curiosity. Although I speak multiple computer
> languages, my human language skills are English with a little high school
> German over 30 years ago.
> 
> If others know ....
> 
> > IMHO we need a statement for all the current subscribers on the actual
> > user MLs. You can hardly regain customers you lost.
> 
> Agreed. Someone should write an announcement for use to disseminate.
> 
> An announcement should probably include:
> 
> - introduce AOOo (incubating)
> - a promise that all bugs, user forums, and mailing lists will be migrated
> carefully and people can continue as now.
> - a call for developers (code and documentation) to join us on ooo-dev w/ a
> mention and link to the Apache Way.
> 
> - introduce an AOOo blog so that the Community can follow our progress.
> 
> Regards,
> Dave
> 
> >
> > ## Manfred - (android) mobil - please excuse typos Am 08.07.2011 15:53
> > schrieb "Dave Fisher" <dave2wave@comcast.net>:
> >>
> >> On Jul 8, 2011, at 6:41 AM, Rob Weir wrote:
> >>
> >>> Is there a way for list moderators to get a tally of list subscribers?
> >>> Or is this an admin permission?
> >>
> >> On another thread and list I saw this:
> >>
> >> "Email ooo-dev-help@ from your moderator address for more
> information."
> >>
> >>> I'm interesting in knowing how many people are currently subscribed,
> >>> especially a sense of the ratio of "lurkers" to active participants,
> >>> contributors to users, etc. This could be one indication of whether
> >>> we are ready for a ooo-user list now.
> >>
> >> I have been lurking on users@openoffice.org - there have been
> > approximately 130 emails since June 24. Not a very high volume I
> > haven't seen anything regarding Apache OOo.
> >>
> >> Regards,
> >> Dave



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