On Fri, 2007-06-15 at 12:19 -0400, Christopher Aillon wrote:
Anand Capur wrote:
> What do you guys think of putting a team together and making a Fedora
Might want to talk to the Fedora Weekly News guys. I always thought
that was supposed to be the magazine type thing.
As a matter of fact, I stopped work on this ...
... when FWN came into the fold of the Fedora Project.
IMO, we should *not* fragment our efforts. Maybe there is some value in
putting together a longer magazine format. Personally, I think it is a
HUGE challenge for volunteers. We've been slowly working up from
shorter content to full-lengthy guides for Fedora Docs, and we are not
It takes a fair amount of effort to put FWN together. There is more to
being an editor than one might think, unless you have actually been an
editor-in-chief. Even an every-other-month magazine with a small staff
is going to take some full-time weeks to make happen.
Instead, if we build up the staff of FWN, then look at growing that into
outputting a bi-monthly magazine, that has good chance of success. I
think this is a situation where we need to learn to crawl, then walk,
before we run.
Karsten Wade, 108 Editor ^ Fedora Documentation Project
Sr. Developer Relations Mgr. | fedoraproject.org/wiki/DocsProject
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