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From "Dennis E. Hamilton" <dennis.hamil...@acm.org>
Subject RE: ooo blog (was: RE: ooo-dev list subscriber stats?)
Date Fri, 08 Jul 2011 22:14:01 GMT
And I'm willing to publish but not that keen on admin.

 - Dennis

-----Original Message-----
From: Dave Fisher [mailto:dave2wave@comcast.net] 
Sent: Friday, July 08, 2011 14:30
To: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org
Subject: Re: ooo blog (was: RE: ooo-dev list subscriber stats?)


On Jul 8, 2011, at 2:16 PM, Gavin McDonald wrote:

> 
> 
>> -----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 ?

Apache OpenOffice.org

Capitalization is important in the branding. We have been abbreviating ourselves as AOOo.

I'm willing to admin, but I don't necessarily want to be a publisher.

Regards,
Dave



> 
> 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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