GNOME 3

Registered by Rick Spencer on 2009-04-16

This session is to prepare for GNOME 3. This includes reviewing the GNOME 3 schedule, discussion of alignment with LTS releases, and what can do we do in Karmic to get the ball rolling (such as creating packages for certain GNOME 3 components, etc...)

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Martin Pitt
Priority:
Essential
Drafter:
Sebastien Bacher
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
Sebastien Bacher
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for karmic
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
None
Started by
Sebastien Bacher on 2009-06-01
Completed by
Rick Spencer on 2009-09-15

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Whiteboard

Work items:
get the new components in universe: DONE
review gnome-vfs use: DONE
review libglade use: DONE
review libgnome and libgnomeui use: DONE
update desktop applications to use the new libraries: DONE

2009-06-02 pitti: approved

2009-07-21: seb128

gnome-vfs:

default installation use:
karmic targets:
* still to be looked at for karmic: compiz (looks easy), f-spot (non trivial, http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=590832), gnome-pilot (non trivial, http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=590826)
* firefox stack, should be fixed when firefox 3.5 will be default
* will be fixed for karmic: policykit-gnome
karmic+1 target
* evolution stack, non trivial ongoing upstream work: evolution evolution-exchange evolution-indicator
GNOME3 target:
* bindings: gnome-python gnome-python-desktop gnome-python-extras gnome-sharp2
* other deprecated libraries: libgnome libgnomeui

2009-07-22: seb128

libglade default installation:

evolution, evolution-data-server, evolution-exchange: complex upstream work, should land next cycle
gdm: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=581346
gnome-media: wip on http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=524364
gnome-pilot: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=589501
libgnomecanvas: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=590284
network-manager-applet: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=589500
rhythmbox: triggered through gnome-media?

https://bugs.edge.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bugs?field.tag=gnome3-gtkbuilder

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Work Items