Developer subsite as a self-contained change proposal (was Re: Meeting minutes for Env-and-Stacks WG meeting (2015-07-16))

Petr Hracek phracek at
Mon Jul 20 08:41:59 UTC 2015

On 07/20/2015 10:05 AM, Petr Hracek wrote:
> On 07/20/2015 05:09 AM, Nick Coghlan wrote:
>> On 17 July 2015 at 22:57, Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at> wrote:
>>> In relation to this, I've updated the content on the new Env & Stacks
>>> subpage to eliminate the duplication with phracek's existing plan for
>>> setting up the initial site and instead specifically cover the idea of
>>> putting the subsite forward as Fedora level self-contained change
>>> proposal.
>>> Where I think Env & Stacks can potentially help the project is in
>>> having the WG take overall responsibility for the site's content,
>>> including coordinating with the other WGs if they're making major
>>> changes to the recommendations.
>>> We'd also be the first point of escalation if there's an argument
>>> about what tools the developer portal should be recommending.
>> I continued pondering this idea over the weekend, and started adding a
>> few more notes to
>> about it.
>> I think one of the key principles we'd want to establish is that we'd
>> like the developer portal to be a way for the Edition WGs language
>> SIGs to communicate effectively with folks building *on* Fedora,
>> moreso than with folks seeking to contribute *to* Fedora. There'd be
>> off ramps to sites like, but
>> itself would be focused on the "I am
>> doing X, how can Fedora help me?" aspect.
> Yeah Nick. This was my first proposal. I would like to create
> a group of site like,, etc.
> Names are only ideas.
> But first of all we (Adam and me) would like to create a first version 
> of this site
> so that we are able to provide testing page also for UX team.
>> In many cases, "X" would include cross-platform development, where
>> even if someone is using Fedora themselves, they're building for
>> deployment to environments outside the Fedora/RHEL/CentOS ecosystem
>> (e.g. mobile applications).
> Yeah mobile application are totally missing on any pages.
> I would be glad if we will have a page which is going
> to describe how to create a mobile applications.
> Also there is OpenShift/ OpenStack group etc.
> But first I would like to focuse on things like
> Docker, Vagrant, Atomic and language.
> We should design pages so that we are able to provide a working pages
> around mid of Sept. But this is my private dream.
> But before Christmas we should officially release that pages
> and may be continue on the other one.
>> Regards,
>> Nick.
> Adding asamalik to CC who is the leader of this project.
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Petr Hracek
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