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From Daniel Ascher <...@aplustutoring.com>
Subject Re: GSoC project ideas wanted
Date Sat, 16 Feb 2013 17:18:02 GMT
Has this list of projects/features been finalized yet?

Thanks.

Dan

On Wed, Feb 13, 2013 at 11:55 PM, seba.wagner@gmail.com <
seba.wagner@gmail.com> wrote:

> One idea for the Calender would be also to have export and import
> mechanisms to ICS format so you can display those meetings and sync to your
> mobile.
>
> Sebastian
>
>
> 2013/2/14 Irina Arkhipets <iarkh@unipro.ru>
>
>>  Hi Sebastian,****
>>
>> ** **
>>
>> My idea for GSOC-2013 is to add recurrence events support for
>> OpenMeetings calendar.****
>>
>> ** **
>>
>> Best regards,****
>>
>> Irina.****
>>
>> ** **
>>
>> ** **
>>
>> 2013/2/12 seba.wagner@gmail.com <seba.wagner@gmail.com>****
>>
>> ** **
>>
>> Hi Ed,
>>
>> thanks for your ideas.****
>>
>> About idea no 1:
>> That is an interesting idea, however it won't be possible that you
>> provide a "free to choose" bandwidth for each user.
>> The background is: Every stream that any client consumes has to be
>> created somewhere.
>> So what could be realized is that every stream that is broadcasted from
>> one user via webcam to Red5/OpenMeetings will be re-transcoded into
>> multiple streams (high, middle, low) bandwidth.****
>>
>> So there might be some limitations to that:****
>>
>>  - "high" quality will never be better then the original material. We
>> can't make a picture better then the original. So all re-transcoding will
>> only make the original to lower quality, never to higher.****
>>
>>  - Re-transcoding has to happen on the server side (and number of streams
>> are limited, we can't provide a stream on the required bandwidth
>> "on-demand" for each user, or only with very big effort)****
>>
>>  - it will require real-time transcoding on server side which is possible
>> with FFMPEG and some integration into Red5. But we would need a very
>> specialized student that is keen and very motiviated as there is hardly any
>> documentation on that available in the internet.****
>>
>> What a project makes a success is if all participant know the potential
>> outcome and the tools and methods that are needed to realize that. I would
>> be happy to put this project on our list but it will be difficult to find
>> somebody with the needed skills.
>>
>> Sebastian****
>>
>> ** **
>>
>> ** **
>>
>> 2013/2/12 BBS Technik <dormitilla@gmx.de>****
>>
>> Hi all,
>>
>> I think, one of the gratest liminations for satisfactory video
>> conferencing with om is the limited bandwidth of internet connections of
>> the clients .
>> Therefore I would like to suggest the following ideas for a GSoC project :
>>
>> 1. The image size of the videos transferred from the om server to the
>> clients should be adapted to the video window size set in the recipient
>> client.
>> Thus the recipient client itself could influence the transferred amount
>> of data to it.
>> Then all the participants achieve the best possible result for them.
>>
>> 2. A second proposal concerns that the screensharing  bandwidth
>> requirements has an great impact on the overall quality of the video
>> conference.
>> Here, in a project the existing function of sreen sharing could be
>> expanded and enhanced.
>> For example, the possibility for the transfer on only one application
>> window, regardless of its size.
>> Or the possibility of shared browsing with a locally installed browser.
>> Moreover, certainly an improvement of the used compression method would
>> be a very good project topic.
>>
>> I would be  happy if the subject of bandwidth consumption would plays a
>> role in the selected GSoC project .
>>
>> Best regards
>>
>> Ed
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> -------- Original-Nachricht --------
>> > Datum: Tue, 12 Feb 2013 08:44:54 +1300
>> > Von: "seba.wagner@gmail.com" <seba.wagner@gmail.com>
>> > An: dev <dev@openmeetings.apache.org>
>> > CC: user@openmeetings.apache.org
>> > Betreff: GSoC project ideas wanted****
>>
>>
>> > Google Summer of Code is about to start soon!
>> > Google sponsors every student with 4500USD. Plus 500 for the Apache
>> > Foundation.
>> >
>> > We are searching for ideas what porential students can do.
>> > Ideas from Non-Developers are welcome too!
>> >
>> > We will add the ideas to JIRA then with a special label so students can
>> > find it.
>> >
>> > Sebastian****
>>
>>
>>
>> ****
>>
>> --
>> Sebastian Wagner
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>> http://www.webbase-design.de
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>> seba.wagner@gmail.com ****
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Sebastian Wagner
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>> seba.wagner@gmail.com ****
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Daniel Ascher, M.Ed.
>> President
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>> "Creating Bright Futures"
>>
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>
>
> --
> Sebastian Wagner
> https://twitter.com/#!/dead_lock
> http://www.webbase-design.de
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> seba.wagner@gmail.com
>



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