[Design-team] 11 January 2011 Meeting Minutes (for real this time!)

Máirín Duffy duffy at fedoraproject.org
Tue Jan 11 21:33:59 UTC 2011

Hey everybody!

Thanks for another great meeting! Zodbot died during our meeting, so I
have a manual log posted here:


I will post it to our wiki page below when the wiki is back up. Right
now it's down :( 

Mo Summary:

Topic: Fedora 15 supplemental wallpapers
• Our submissions page
• We got some more new submissions - advertising them is working!
• mizmo to check in with ianweller on deviantart supplemental wallpaper
advertising status... groups listed in action items list at the bottom
of this message.
• fabsh to blog advertise supplemental wallpaper submissions

Topic: FUDcon Tempe T-shirt Design
• Emichan finished the final design:
• Robyn got a quote back from the printers and is preparing to order the
• Our team blog: http://blogs.fedoraproject.org/wp/designteam/
• Jef will post about the t-shirt to our blog by the end of this week
• mizmo to add design team blog to planet fedora

Topic: FUDcon Tempe Print Guide
• Ian Weller wasn't in the meeting but mizmo will start a thread to
discuss the design
• https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FUDCon:Tempe_2011_packethttp://ianweller.fedorapeople.org/fudcon-tempe-booklet/
• One idea so far is to incorporate Emily's t-shirt motif in the booklet
design: http://emichan.fedorapeople.org/FudconTempe/hohokam_lg_logo.svg

Topic: Fedora RPG
• mizmo made quite a bit of progress last week on mockups for the Fedora
• mockups & Sketches https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_RPG
• View the mockup in the image annotation app and add your comments!
• mailing list thread:
• mizmo to add fabsh's widget mockup to the RPG wiki page
  • maybe some kind of form field design to make it easier to write up a
  • ping marketing about rpg idea
  • design overview for people looking at other characters/ pages
  • maybe a friend system
  • for other users, more information about already completed missions and trophies, and less on missions they're about to complete
  • style guide for trophy graphics
  • twitter/identi.ca style theming for profile pages
• mizmo to write up open tasks on RPG wiki

Topic: Anaconda UX Update
• mockups for anaconda location https://www.redhat.com/archives/anaconda-devel-list/2011-January/msg00111.html
• mizmo basically took notting's idea and made it into visual mockups
•  one thing that is tricky about the mocks is displaying the currently-set option but keeping a clean appearance while letting folks edit the options
 so if you page through the mocks you'll see there's on-hover buttons for the various fields... eg
https://fedoraproject.org/w/uploads/f/f3/Anaconda-location-4b-1.png <= there's a hover button for "United States" - if you click on it then an overlay dialog appears
• idea ask firstboot questions in installer so users can finish all questions at once, have a flag in kickstart to use firstboot for OEMs

Topic: Fedora 15 default wallpaper
• concepts are due by next meeting
• concepts need to have at least one sketch (but you can ask a friend to sketch it for you if you can't draw) and a statement providing the link 
between the concept and 'lovelock'
• Emichan and fabsh are going to work on proposals
• the notes from our sketching session are here if you need some ideas / inspiration:

Topic: Open Floor
• fabsh & jsmith will be at FOSDEM and will be meeting up. If anybody else will be at FOSDEM and wants to join them, get in touch!
• t2hot hasn't iterated his media mailer designs yet but will try to by this weekend
• Fabsh is working on an Android app, nothing to do with fedora but if anybody has interest in giving me feedback, he'd be much obliged: 

Action items:


• wallpaper proposal for next week

• finalzone to review anaconda location mockups https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Anaconda/UX_Redesign/Anaconda_Location#Mockups

• fabsh to blog advertise supplemental wallpaper submissions
• fabsh to file Ananconda bug on language switcher for live cd
• wallpaper proposal for next week

• Schendje to blog final t-shirt design for Tempe in Fedora
Design team blog before the end of this week
• Schendje to file ticket with Fedora Infra team -
https://fedorahosted.org/fedora-infrastructure/ See Request for
Resources https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Request_For_Resources for the Image Annotator

• t2hot to review anaconda location mockups https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Anaconda/UX_Redesign/Anaconda_Location#Mockups
• media mailer design iteration by this coming weekend

• mizmo will start a thread about ianweller's Tempe booklet mockups to
encourage feedback
• mizmo to add design team blog to planet fedora
• mizmo to add fabsh's widget mockup to the RPG wiki page
• mizmo to write up open tasks on RPG wiki
• mizmo to check in with ianweller on deviant art supplemental wallpaper
advertising status... groups:
  • http://openartists.deviantart.com/http://wepreferlinux.deviantart.com/http://fossadvocates.deviantart.com/http://inkscapers.deviantart.com/http://linux-deviants.deviantart.com/http://linux-users.deviantart.com/http://gimp-artists.deviantart.com/
• mizmo to talk to anaconda folks about firstboot drop flag


• Emichan to correct date on T-shirt mockup for Tempe and hand off to
Robyn for printers' estimate
• Mizmo worked on sketches for the Fedora RPG and sent her sketches:


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