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== Synopsis ==
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* An interactive program that gives the user a "fedora-tour"
* A "Welcome to fedora/linux"
* Targeted audience:
* This is only an idea tree, not necessarily the way it will be implemented
** New users
*** "New to fedora?"
*** info on:
**** apps
**** basic faq (eg "how to update?" could come under tools too)
**** tools (eg packagekit)
**** fedora community (?)
**** common bugs and fixes
**** getting help (IRC, forums, lists)
**** "join fedora"/ "come be a part" :
**** <add more>
** General users
*** "what's new in F$release?"
**** stuff from the "new users" will fit in here too
**** how to report a bug?
** Developers ( so basically all fedora users)
*** "Tools galore!"
**** developer tools overview
<add more>
== Todo ==
* Wiki Page {{check}}
* Mail fedora-marketing
* Mail Fedora-design
* Blog Posts
* Decide a project structure so we know what to include in the mockup
* Set date/time for first mockup sprint
** RyanRix needs to follow up tomorrow with parents about possible time, will ping franciscod
* Project name to be decided "fedora-tour" as place holder for time being
* Ping firstboot maintainer about changes for project
* Talk to desktop team about what interface they'd prefer (GTK / QT / Browser)
* (later) fedorahosted space once we begin to code
== Project Outline ==
=== Firstboot Final Page ===
Add check box to final form of firstboot so that user can choose whether or not to launch this.</ br>
Will need to ping firstboot maintainer regarding this, make sure that they are aware of possible changes.
User: clumens, Name: Christopher Edward Lumens, email:, Creation: 2007-04-05, IRC Nick: , Timezone: UTC, Locale: en, Extension: 5101455, GPG key ID: 530bbbb9, Status: active
Checkbox text?
* "I'm new to Fedora"
* "Tell me more about the Fedora Project"
* "Tell me more about Fedora Linux"
* "Tell me more about the Fedora Linux and the Fedora Project"
* "Take a quick tour of Fedora $release $codename"
* <insert more as they come to mind>
=== Main Interface ===
mchua and franciscod threw around a few ideas to play with, each should be considered.
==== Web Interface ====
**Easy maintenance
**Dependance on web browser
**interface limitations
==== PyGTK ====
**Faster than loading browser
**More powerful
**Matches appearane of default Desktop Spin
**Learning curve
==== PyQt ====
**Faster than loading browser
**More powerful
**Learning curve
**May seem out of place in Desktop spin (may look better, but out of place)
== Documentation ==
List blog posts, meeting minutes/logs, chats, etc.
=== 26 Nov - Ankur Blog Post "A new Fedora Project" ===
=== 26 Nov - First Meeting ===
Brought up issue with mchua after discussing in #fedora-social. #startmeeting was a little after this, but we went over what the project could be, and how to go about starting and implementing it.
[23:28] <zodbot> +Meeting ended Thu Nov 26 06:28:02 2009 UTC.  Information about MeetBot at .
[23:28] <zodbot> +Minutes:
[23:28] <zodbot> +Minutes (text):
[23:28] <zodbot> +Log:  
Gobby log:

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The fedora-tour project wiki on has up to date information on Fedora Tour. Please have a look there.