Re: SFC, GNOME Foundation (WAS Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011)

2011-02-22 Thread Paul Cutler
Hi all, Thanks for the feedback and I apologize for not responding sooner. We are currently looking into possible solutions - personally, I agree with Dave and Stormy's comments that GNOME should offer these services. We are looking into what the legal liability protection requirements are.

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-21 Thread Lefty
On Feb 18, 2011, at 12:12 PM, Dave Neary wrote: Lefty wrote: On Feb 17, 2011, at 6:50 AM, Andrew Savory wrote: By chance is the desktop environment for the Motorola Atrix laptop accessory based on LiMo? The desktop seems to have a strong resemblance to a GNOME desktop. It may be GNOME,

Re: SFC, GNOME Foundation (WAS Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011)

2011-02-21 Thread vasile
Bradley Kuhn can probably speak to this better than I can, but I want to note that to do the Conservancy right is a lot of work, depending on how active your member projects are. If GNOME decides to go down this path, I highly recommend you take Bradley out to dinner (he can be bribed with

GNOME mobile and Limo Foundation - was (Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011)

2011-02-18 Thread Frederic Muller
On 02/17/2011 10:50 PM, Andrew Savory wrote: That's a good summary. I worked hard to help prepare the business case to justify continuing involvement, but I was not involved in the final decision making process. I'm personally sorry that our involvement with GNOME was so brief and that we did

SFC, GNOME Foundation (WAS Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011)

2011-02-18 Thread Stormy Peters
Thanks, Brian, for the additional detail. On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 2:29 PM, Brian Cameron brian.came...@oracle.comwrote: * Orca / Software Freedom Conservancy o Discussions underway. The SFC is working to determine if it is possible for GNOME projects to

Re: SFC, GNOME Foundation (WAS Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011)

2011-02-18 Thread Vincent Untz
Le vendredi 18 février 2011, à 10:24 -0700, Stormy Peters a écrit : I think we should be willing to do for GNOME projects what the SFC does for their projects. Big +1. That's one of the goals of the Foundation, imho; and as Stormy points out, we already do that for some projects. Vincent --

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-18 Thread Juanjo Marin
On Thu, 2011-02-17 at 08:50 -0600, Andrew Savory wrote: Hi, On 16 Feb 2011, at 22:09, Sriram Ramkrishna wrote: On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 2:02 PM, Dave Neary dne...@gnome.org wrote: LiMo uses GNOME technology. They continue to support the foundation's activities on a case-by-case

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-18 Thread Lefty
On Feb 17, 2011, at 6:50 AM, Andrew Savory wrote: By chance is the desktop environment for the Motorola Atrix laptop accessory based on LiMo? The desktop seems to have a strong resemblance to a GNOME desktop. It may be GNOME, but it's not LiMo that I'm aware of. Whatever it's based

Re: SFC, GNOME Foundation (WAS Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011)

2011-02-18 Thread Dave Neary
Hi, Vincent Untz wrote: Le vendredi 18 février 2011, à 10:24 -0700, Stormy Peters a écrit : I think we should be willing to do for GNOME projects what the SFC does for their projects. Big +1. That's one of the goals of the Foundation, imho; and as Stormy points out, we already do that for

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-18 Thread Dave Neary
Hi, Lefty wrote: On Feb 17, 2011, at 6:50 AM, Andrew Savory wrote: By chance is the desktop environment for the Motorola Atrix laptop accessory based on LiMo? The desktop seems to have a strong resemblance to a GNOME desktop. It may be GNOME, but it's not LiMo that I'm aware of.

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-17 Thread Stormy Peters
On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 12:46 PM, Brian Cameron brian.came...@oracle.comwrote: * Review past action items. * Did each person with action items send their status reports to the board list before the meeting? Has this been happening? Some of the action items have been there for a

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-17 Thread Andrew Savory
Hi, On 16 Feb 2011, at 22:09, Sriram Ramkrishna wrote: On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 2:02 PM, Dave Neary dne...@gnome.org wrote: LiMo uses GNOME technology. They continue to support the foundation's activities on a case-by-case basis, but their executive director did not consider that the

Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Brian Cameron
The meeting minutes for the February 1st GNOME Foundation board meeting is now published. Refer here: http://live.gnome.org/FoundationBoard/Minutes/20110201 Other past board meetings are archived here: http://live.gnome.org/FoundationBoard/Minutes -- text of the

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Gregory Leblanc
On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 2:46 PM, Brian Cameron brian.came...@oracle.com wrote:    * LiMo is leaving the GNOME Advisory Board. Any details on this? Are they leaving for financial reasons, or philosophical ones? There's still a big banner on their website regarding the partnership with Gnome.

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Og Maciel
On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 2:46 PM, Brian Cameron brian.came...@oracle.com wrote: Attending    * Andreas Nilsson    * Bastien Nocera    * Brian Cameron    * Emily Chen    * Germán Póo-Caamaño    * Og Maciel    * Paul Cutler    * Rosanna Yuen Regrets    * Og Maciel Was I there or not?

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Brian Cameron
Og: On 02/16/11 02:16 PM, Og Maciel wrote: On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 2:46 PM, Brian Cameronbrian.came...@oracle.com wrote: Attending * Andreas Nilsson * Bastien Nocera * Brian Cameron * Emily Chen * Germán Póo-Caamaño * Og Maciel * Paul Cutler * Rosanna Yuen

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Stormy Peters
On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 12:46 PM, Brian Cameron brian.came...@oracle.comwrote: * Review past action items. * Did each person with action items send their status reports to the board list before the meeting? Has this been happening? Some of the action items have been there for a

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Stormy Peters
Og, With all due respect, you should know whether you were there or not since it looks like there was a lot of discussion. Can you please take a look at the minutes and decide whether or not you participated? Thanks, Stormy On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 1:28 PM, Og Maciel ogmac...@gnome.org wrote:

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Og Maciel
On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 3:51 PM, Stormy Peters stormy.pet...@gmail.com wrote: With all due respect, you should know whether you were there or not since it looks like there was a lot of discussion. Not sure why you sent me something in private and then one here but ok... Can you please take a

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Og Maciel
On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 4:02 PM, Stormy Peters stormy.pet...@gmail.com wrote: You represent GNOME. You are a director on the Board of Directors. You represent me and everyone of the GNOME Foundation members. If my congressman/woman could not remember if they participated in important

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Stormy Peters
On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 2:07 PM, Og Maciel ogmac...@gnome.org wrote: Understood. I hope you'll accept my word that I am fully committed to the work I do for the GNOME Foundation and that the fact I was confused about being present at said meeting was by no means lack of my interest or

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Brian Cameron
Stormy: On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 12:46 PM, Brian Cameron brian.came...@oracle.com mailto:brian.came...@oracle.com wrote: * Review past action items. * Did each person with action items send their status reports to the board list before the meeting? Has this been

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Brian Cameron
Og: Looking on the board mailing list archives, you did send regrets to the list on February 1st. So I think you did not attend. Brian On 02/16/11 03:07 PM, Og Maciel wrote: On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 4:02 PM, Stormy Petersstormy.pet...@gmail.com wrote: You represent GNOME. You are a

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Og Maciel
On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 4:29 PM, Brian Cameron brian.came...@oracle.com wrote: Looking on the board mailing list archives, you did send regrets to the list on February 1st.  So I think you did not attend. Thanks Brian. Fixed wiki appropriately. -- Og B. Maciel GNOME Foundation Board of

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Sriram Ramkrishna
On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 11:52 AM, Gregory Leblanc headmaster.albus.dumbled...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 2:46 PM, Brian Cameron brian.came...@oracle.com wrote: * LiMo is leaving the GNOME Advisory Board. Any details on this? Are they leaving for financial reasons, or

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Dave Neary
Hi, Sriram Ramkrishna wrote: On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 11:52 AM, Gregory Leblanc Any details on this? Are they leaving for financial reasons, or philosophical ones? There's still a big banner on their website regarding the partnership with Gnome. Did they not just join the

Re: Meeting Minutes Published - February 1st, 2011

2011-02-16 Thread Sriram Ramkrishna
On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 2:02 PM, Dave Neary dne...@gnome.org wrote: Hi, Sriram Ramkrishna wrote: On Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 11:52 AM, Gregory Leblanc Any details on this? Are they leaving for financial reasons, or philosophical ones? There's still a big banner on their website