[Server-devel] Martin's new assistant
douglas at paradise.net.nz
Fri Aug 8 23:53:39 EDT 2008
> One thing you could do while you are still new is to update and improve
> our documentation as you go through it.
This is a good point. I will try to keep it in mind as I go. It's a
bit easy to fall into the habit of bypassing rather than improving bad
> I especially want to make it simple to find the list of exactly what
> is supported and what is not in a given XS release. That plus
> improving all the pages overall.
> Now that we have critical engineering mass down under, maybe we should
> start giving XS releases code names like Kiwi or Koala or
> Maori... :-)
If you're not careful we'll end up with mi_NZ.UTF-8 as the default
locale and have words like centre and colour correctly spelt.
> PS - Avid is just down the highway from here and I've worked for a few
> video editing, compositing and CGI companies over the years. Back when
> it was mixed signal, analog and digital video if you can believe that. I
> miss my CRT already :-) I can even reminisce about Nam June Paik if you
> want to go back the pre-history.
We're still using CRTs at the OLPC Wellington HQ. It makes it easier
to pick out the XS from the sea of XOs.
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