Tomboy Dev Meeting for Planning 0.14.0 release


Anyone! Everyone! This is not limited to those scruffy-looking Tomboy hackers. We want to stay on task during the meeting, but seriously, if you'd like to participate, just listen, or whatever, come along!


#tomboy on


Thursday, 23 October 2008, 12:30 PDT (19:30 GMT)

People planning to attend (you don't have to add your name here, but if you can, let us know you'll be there):

Tomboy 0.12 Postmortem



  • Didn't get printing done
  • Didn't get much else done, either :-P


What can we do better this time?

  • Better community management
    • Bug/patch days
    • Focus on better response time in bugzilla, especially for patches
  • ??

Proposed Features for Tomboy 0.14 (GNOME 2.26)

  • Most Annoying Bugs
    • Are there important bugs we should focus on before we start focusing on new features?
  • Cross-platform release (deployable on Mac OS X and Windows)
    • Need to finish new Printing add-in
    • Sync without FUSE or other Linux-isms
    • Better Mac integration
  • Your ideas?

Other Items

  • Alternative (pluggable) backends (e.g. Sqlite or Wizbit)
  • Standardization of Note format
  • User testing
  • Update Tomboy end-user website

Schedule Preview

The complete GNOME 2.26 schedule can be found here: TwoPointTwentyfive

Some of the important dates are:

  • Nov 03, 2008: GNOME 2.25.1 Tarballs Due (First unstable release)

  • Jan 05, 2009: GNOME 2.25.4 Tarballs Due (String Change Announcement Period Begins)

  • Jan 19, 2009: Feature Freeze

  • Feb 02, 2009: UI Freeze

  • Feb 16, 2009: String Freeze

  • Mar 09, 2009: Hard Code Freeze

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