[Sugar-devel] [IAEP] Group name for our FLOSS Manuals

Tabitha Roder tabitha at tabitha.net.nz
Sun Nov 28 03:29:54 EST 2010

Hi James et al

If we had one group named "one laptop per child" that may be interpreted as
Sugar only works on XOs. Is there a way the name could be more reflective of
the diversity of Sugar? Sorry I don't have the answer there.
The other question is do they use good tags/keywords as this might mean the
name of the group is less of an issue as the books/manuals can still be
I just noticed this email was addressed to three sugarlabs lists and no olpc

Kind regards
Tabitha Roder
eLearning specialist and olpc volunteer
Cell +64 21 482229
tabitha at tabitha.net.nz
Winner: NZ Open Source Contributor Award 2010

On 25 November 2010 06:36, James Simmons <nicestep at gmail.com> wrote:

> FLOSS Manuals is going to migrate the manuals to new software called
> Booki.  In that software related books are put into Groups.  The
> question is, what Group name should be used for our FLOSS Manuals?
> I would be happy with "One Laptop Per Child" myself, but I'm not the
> only author so we should try and come to some kind of consensus.  We
> could have more than one Group too, I suppose.  You can't have nested
> Groups, and we don't have that many books, so I like the idea of
> putting them all together under "One Laptop Per Child".
> This is not imminent; we have *some* time to think about this.
> The other thing to know is that the *published* books will still be
> presented to the public the same way they already are.  It's just the
> authoring tool that is changing.
> Thanks,
> James Simmons
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