[Etoys] Next Steps for B-Test2 and more

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Tue Oct 31 17:10:38 EST 2006

Am 31.10.2006 um 15:06 schrieb Bert Freudenberg:

> Am 31.10.2006 um 14:39 schrieb Jecel Assumpcao Jr:
>> Yoshiki Ohshima wrote on Mon, 30 Oct 2006 10:08:45 -0800
>>>   Now seems to be a good time (even though the B-Test1 schedule  
>>> seems
>>> to be pushing back) to think about the next major items to be
>>> addressed for B-Test2 (and later) milestones.
>> It seems to me that the two largest issues to be addressed before the
>> final release (middle of next year?) are IPv6 support and dealing  
>> with
>> Arabic and Thai scripts. Neither is very easy.
> Also, some performance improvements would not hurt. For example, it  
> would be good to support the 5-6-5 bitmap format used by the X  
> server directly. That would mean we need to distinguish between 15  
> bpp and 16 bpp - until now, 16 bpp meant 5-5-5.

One more - we need an idea what should happen when "sharing" the  
Etoys activity.

- Bert -

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