[Server-devel] [sugar] sugar roadmap
tomeu at tomeuvizoso.net
Wed Apr 16 09:01:33 EDT 2008
On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 2:52 PM, Martin Langhoff
<martin.langhoff at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 8:29 PM, Benj. Mako Hill <mako at mit.edu> wrote:
> > > On Sun, Apr 13, 2008 at 10:02 PM, Martin Langhoff
> > > > Personally, I have been dreaming of a mix between ion3 and Sugar's
> > > > 4-zoom-stages. Talking with some hard-core ion3 friends, they seemed
> > > > to be convinced that it was doable as a special configuration, binding
> > > > the F1-F3 keys to full screen apps, and having a nested X in F4.
> > Yes. This would be pretty simple. I'd be happy to help someone hack
> > this up. Ion3 is extensible in Lua and a little bit of Lua will get
> > tihs up and running pretty quickly.
> The whole plan would look like
> - Network-pane visual app on F1
> - Network-local-resources+Friends visual app on F2
> - Desktop mgmt app on F3
> - F4 as an ion3 managed desktop
You mean the zoom levels when you talk about F1, F2, etc, right?
> with the whole concert of things managed by Ion3. Good to know that
> the Ion3 Lua part is doable and relatively easy. The visual apps
> needed for F1/2 are probably a ton of work.
Apps or rather windows created by the shell process?
> Hmmmm. A weekend project for next time I have a weekend (next one up:
> Feb 2010 I think ;-) ). Maybe next time I'm in Cambridge we can
> explore it together if you have time+inclination...
Can we have some more discussion here? I'm very intrigued about all this.
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