How to improve the state of the touchpad for August.
gregsmitholpc at gmail.com
Tue Jul 15 08:03:22 EDT 2008
Can we add this to the agenda for todays 8.2.0 meeting?
I want to talk about how we confirm the touchpad will be improved in
8.2.0 more than reviewing the specific bugs. I made a quick scan through
the bug list but its not clear to me which will improve the user
experience and which wont.
Michael Stone wrote:
> Touchpad bug summary, as of May:
> * There's no release contract material ready here yet -- people are
> optimistic that they will be able to improve the user experience of
> the touchpad but no one wants to be pinned down to say that they can
> 'fix' the issue, particularly given that there are likely hardware
> bugs which cannot be fixed or fully avoided.
> * Deepak, Andres, and Richard are the current people responsible for
> generating changes that attempt to fix touchpad bugs.
> * I am very happy to include changes which fix touchpad bugs in
> existing release contracts like the "Kernel Refresh" contract.
> * I suggest that you triage some of the touchpad bugs described above
> (perhaps as blockers for the release?) if you want to give better
> visibility into their state. Alternately, we can update my email from
> may with new status on all the bugs.
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