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From Graham Lauder <yori...@openoffice.org>
Subject Re: Incubator PMC/Board report for August 2011 (ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org)
Date Fri, 12 Aug 2011 12:23:50 GMT
On Wed, 10 Aug 2011 21:50:46 Christian Grobmeier wrote:
> Graham, as time is short (due today) I have added it to the wiki and signed
> it Cheers

Thanks for that, Christian,

Work consumed my time the last couple of days. 


> 
> On Tue, Aug 9, 2011 at 1:47 PM, Graham Lauder <yorick_@openoffice.org> wrote:
> > Apologies for taking so long with this, it got a bit wordy and needed a
> > bit of slash and burn.
> > 
> > Draft inline:
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > -----------
> > 
> >  OpenOffice.org
> > 
> > * OpenOffice.org entered incubation 2011-06-13.
> > 
> > OpenOffice.org is an open-source, office-document productivity suite
> > providing six productivity applications based around the OpenDocument
> > Format (ODF). OpenOffice.org is released on multiple platforms.  Its
> > localizations support 110 languages worldwide.
> > 
> > 
> > * Issues
> > 
> > Some challenges exist: Under SUN/Oracle, semi-autonomous single focus
> > "projects" were the basis of structure of OOo, many would like a similar
> > system to be used under Apache. By contrast a single overarching
> > authority is proposed with oversight of the entire project by the
> > (P)PMC.  Discussions are ongoing.
> > 
> > Discussions with regard to licensing, especially with regards to
> > documentation, are continuing.
> > 
> > * Community development progress
> > 
> > As of 2011-08-06, 71 committers, 52 on the PPMC up from 56 and 49 at last
> > report
> > 
> > Steps are continuing to bring onboard the last of the initial Committers
> > who have not yet provided an ICLA.
> > 
> > 208 people are subscribed to the ooo-dev list.  124 people have posted to
> > the list of those 59 have more than 10 posts.  9 posters have more than
> > 50 posts each.
> > 
> > User related queries or posts were virtually nil.
> > 
> > The shape and methodology of the Community Outreach is still in
> > discussion
> > 
> > An OOo blog has been initiated and is getting a high number of hits daily
> > 
> > 
> > * Project development progress
> > 
> > 
> > The grant from Oracle America, Inc for OpenOffice trademarks, logos,
> > domain names has been received.
> > 
> > Work with Infra: OOo Mediawiki has been successfully moved onto Apache
> > infrastructure.  Some concerns relating to IP of materials on the wiki
> > are still in the proces of resolution.
> > 
> > www.openoffice.org is now in an Apache sandbox and work is being done to
> > recreate it in the Apache CMS
> > 
> > 
> > ------------------
> > 
> > 
> > Edit as required
> > 
> > Cheers
> > GL
> > ----
> > Graham Lauder,
> > OpenOffice.org MarCon (Marketing Contact) NZ
> > http://marketing.openoffice.org/contacts.html

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