[Incubator] [OSGeo-Discuss] Is Your Project In OSGeo Labs?
Basques, Bob (CI-StPaul)
bob.basques at ci.stpaul.mn.us
Thu Feb 28 14:21:50 PST 2013
Was the Osgeo Labs idea supposed to eventually percolate up to the main OSGEO page in some form (out of the wiki?)
I have a new project that would likely begin in Labs. Do I make a wiki page or ask somewhere beforehand??
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: incubator-bounces at lists.osgeo.org [mailto:incubator-
>> bounces at lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Landon Blake
>> Sent: Friday, December 07, 2012 4:45 PM
>> To: Oliver Tonnhofer; Stephen Woodbridge; Tom Kralidis; Ari
>> Jolma; Daniel Kastl; Walter Sinclair
>> Cc: incubator at lists.osgeo.org
>> Subject: Re: [Incubator] [OSGeo-Discuss] Is Your Project In OSGeo
>> I've done some tweaking of the OSGeo Labs wiki, and there is now
>> a Labs wiki page for each of your projects. See the links on the
>> labs home page:
>> I set up a basic page template for each Labs project page. In the
>> next few days, can you take a stab at filling out the template?
>> It asks for some basic information, like the license of your
>> code, the project web page, the mailing list URL, and other stuff
>> like that. If you haven't implemented some of the items for your
>> project yet, just leave them blank.
>> The information on these Labs project pages will serve two
>> It will help wiki readers determine what projects are in labs and
>> where they can learn more about them.
>> It will also help me with my next step as coordinator of Labs,
>> which will be the creation of an action plan or road map to
>> strengthen the communites and infrastructure of each project in
>> Labs. I'll hopefully be contacting you guys about those plans in
>> the next few weeks.
>> I'd like to showcase of the Labs projects next spring as an
>> online event, so maybe you can chew on that and come up with
>> ideas. I think this will be a good step at project marketing.
>> Thanks for all of your support and paitence help. Hopefully our
>> efforts will make labs productive and something more than just a
>> simple wiki page.
>> Let me know if you have any questions.
>> On Fri, Nov 30, 2012 at 12:05 AM, Oliver Tonnhofer
>> <olt at omniscale.de> wrote:
>> > Hi Landon,
>> > On 29.11.2012, at 01:31, Landon Blake wrote:
>> >> Can you please let me know if you are involved with one of
>> >> projects? I'm trying to determine which projects are "in"
>> labs, and
>> >> then establish a point of contact with each project so I can
>> >> them get ready for official incubation.
>> > MapProxy is also a labs project. At least thats what we applied
>> for ~2.5 years ago to get our mailing list hosted on osgeo.org.
>> We applied for incubation but it is on hold till we get more
>> regular (external) commiters to the project.
>> > MapProxy is now 4 years old, it's used for nation-wide services
>> by companies and federal agencies, it's on OSGeo Live since a few
>> releases,... so I would call it a stable project.
>> > Regards,
>> > Oliver
>> > --
>> > Oliver Tonnhofer | Omniscale GmbH & Co KG |
>> > http://mapproxy.org | https://github.com/olt | @oltonn
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