[IAEP] devel announce list; publicizing major software & firmware updates

Walter Bender walter.bender at gmail.com
Mon Jul 19 17:34:48 EDT 2010

On Mon, Jul 19, 2010 at 5:32 PM, Samuel Klein <sj at laptop.org> wrote:
> We have a devel-announce list that hasn't been much used.  We also
> have many people who are interested in getting news about any major
> release or security update, but don't have time to read all of the
> traffic that goes to devel.
> Reuben, Paul and I were discussing this earlier today; I would be
> happy to see more people using devel-announce to publicize major
> updates.  As there is some demand for this kind of low-traffic list,
> if you are interested in that information, please sign up.
>  http://lists.laptop.org/listinfo/devel-announce
> I also want to remind people of the Latest Releases infobox on the
> wiki homepage.  Please update this information if you publish a new
> stable release for any platform, or a new firmware release.  Wiki
> admins can edit that information by following the "+/-" link in the
> lower right-hand corner.
>  http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Template:Latest_Releases
> SJ
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IMHO, someone at OLPC should be the one updating the infobox on the
OLPC wiki as it implies a degree of support from OLPC that the
community cannot presume.


Walter Bender
Sugar Labs

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