Messaging Menu for Lucid

Registered by David Barth on 2009-11-13

We're planning some API additions (backward compatible) for Lucid and will engage with more upstreams to integrate support for the messaging menu.

Blueprint information

Status:
Not started
Approver:
Mark Shuttleworth
Priority:
High
Drafter:
Matthew Paul Thomas
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
Canonical Desktop Experience Team
Definition:
Review
Series goal:
Proposed for lucid
Implementation:
Not started
Milestone target:
milestone icon lucid-alpha-3

Related branches

Sprints

Whiteboard

Work items for lucid-alpha-3:
[canonical-ux] finalize UI spec: DONE
[canonical-ux] define the specification for the status menu (me/magic/whatever): DONE
[canonical-ux] (+ted, kenvandine) review interactions between Empathy, mission-control and the messaging menu: POSTPONE
cleanup the application shortcuts specification: POSTPONE
identify critical apps to port (based on the app-indic. priority list): POSTPONE
[canonical-ux] restart the design discussions with KDE (Celeste): POSTPONE
ensure we have bindings for all the languages required for the priority apps to be ported: POSTPONE
prepare tutorial on how app. developers can support the msg menu: POSTPONE
[agateau] update the KDE indicator to support launchers & the API update: POSTPONE
design mission-control integration: POSTPONE
design command items support: DONE

Work items for ubuntu-10.04-beta-1:
[canonical-ux] (+ted, kenvandine) review interactions between Empathy, mission-control and the messaging menu: DONE
cleanup the application shortcuts specification: POSTPONE
ensure we have bindings for all the languages required for the priority apps to be ported: DONE
prepare tutorial on how app. developers can support the msg menu: POSTPONE
design a domain-specific / simplified API: POSTPONE
ensure the existing test suite covers the scope of the 2.0 API (for testing the backward compatibility): DONE
ensure each of the key upstreams (priority apps) have been contacted and given a pointer to the tutorial: POSTPONE
[agateau] update the KDE indicator to support launchers & the API update: DONE
implement mission-control connector: POSTPONE
implement command items: DONE
implement the simplified API: POSTPONE
implement other API updates: DONE
test & fix the integration with empathy: DONE
test & fix the integration with evolution: DONE
test & fix the integration with the key KDE apps: DONE
[ken-vandine] package mission-control connector: POSTPONE
[ken-vandine] generate (potential) MIR request for the m.c. connector: POSTPONE
[ken-vandine] include m.c. & other components on the cd: POSTPONE

Work items for later:
prepare protocol documentation & FD.o proposal: TODO
cleanup the application shortcuts specification: TODO
prepare tutorial on how app. developers can support the msg menu: TODO
ensure each of the key upstreams (priority apps) have been contacted and given a pointer to the tutorial: TODO

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