Request for help with Fedora Personas

Jeroen van Meeuwen kanarip at
Wed Feb 24 05:46:52 UTC 2010

On 02/24/2010 06:39 AM, Paul W. Frields wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 06:32:52PM -0700, Robyn Bergeron wrote:
>> Is this something that could be turned into a FAD? Thinking similar to
>> what happened at SCaLE, or FOSDEM - a bunch of people are going to be
>> somewhere -anyway-, this would be a great task to work on / make a FAD
>> out of.
>> Red hat summit, Linuxcon come to mind, Linuxfest NW, see infinite list
>> of awesome events.   Would be great to see this wrapped up :)
> My understanding of personas (which is limited I'm sure) is that they
> get some sort of initial creation, and then are refined over time.
> I'm not sure whether that means they can be directly translated to a
> FAD.

My understanding of Personae is (in terms of Marketing), that you say:

"This is Pete. Pete is a man. Pete practices contact sports and goes
clubbing during week-days. Pete wants his laptop's Operating System to
be as robust as his chest. Thus Pete is a regular on"


-- Jeroen

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