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Re: [opensuse-project] Education site, Help wanted!
  • From: James Tremblay <jamesat@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 19 Dec 2006 06:58:42 -0500
  • Message-id: <1166529522.4048.196.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon, 2006-12-18 at 22:41 -0600, Rajko M. wrote:
> On Sunday 17 December 2006 20:00, James Tremblay wrote:
> > On Sun, 2006-12-17 at 19:01 -0600, Rajko M. wrote:
> > > On Sunday 17 December 2006 15:59, James Tremblay wrote:
> > > > > Having above will help us to focus effort on specific software and
> > > > > initiate interest to develop missing. There is a lot of guys out
> > > > > there that are developing n+1 editor (or whatever) , maybe we can
> > > > > attract them by opening projects on sourceforge.net, for instance.
> > > >
> > > > I don't even know what the above paragraph means, I do know what
> > > > sourceforge is, LOL
> > >
> > > It means that many people look for something to do and take time to make
> > > another software that exists in many versions, for instance text editor.
> > > They can find more appealing to stretch their muscles on something that
> > > will have some really good purpose.
> > >
> > > And the http://sourceforge.net is the web site where anybody can start
> > > some kind of software project and it is possible to find a lot of
> > > developers. As you can see there is no education category, so there is
> > > chance to start something.
> >
> > Sir,
> > So what we really need is someone to manage the postings and the
> > volunteers, someone who understands all the lingo and qualifications of
> > the components necessary to pull this together. Do you know anyone?
>
> No for now, but the Education has more views that many older wiki pages, so it
> is matter of time to have more members.
>
THIS IS GOOD NEWS!
> > I am not a project manager, not of this magnitude anyway,
> > should we hold an election? create a board?
>
> You never know until you try.
I think, I'm going to ask for a board of trustees.
>
> > I have asked a prominent
> > activist for an opensource education management stack from Florida to
> > join us to add to the knowledge base on the subject. I have not heard
> > from him, directly.
>
> I'm sure he looked at the page and will come soon.
>
> > This needs a full time product manager with a well equipped team to
> > manage it.
>
> Probably, but many hands can do a miracle.
>
> > I am very willing to convey what I think and would like to
> > see in the finished product, and anything I can do to forward this
> > effort. I am a humble public servant without the resources to pull this
> > off alone.
> > Where do we start?
> > James
>
> I'm already looking the sf.net for programs.
> The category Education is not listed on the front page, but under all
> categories there is with more than 4000 projects.
> http://sourceforge.net/softwaremap/trove_list.php?form_cat=71
> Enough work for some time :-)
>
Thank you!
James

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