[Marketing] Updating OSGeo product flyers

Arnulf Christl arnulf.christl at wheregroup.com
Wed Jun 11 09:04:55 EDT 2008

Arnulf Christl wrote:
> Hello,
> in preparation for the CASCADOSS event in Poland we are currently 
> updating the OSGeo flyers. Unfortunately they are not yet organized for 
> collaborative editing but exit in multiple versions and locations. 
> Additionally the Skribus software that is used to maintain the one-page 
> information sheets is somewhat cumbersome and many people have never 
> used it before or would even need to install it. This makes updating a 
> larger and coordinated effort and thus does not get done on a regular 
> basis.
> I had hoped that we could just point the software project chairs to a 
> version in the SVN where they can download, update and commit changes 
> easily. To make this process easier for peoplewe suggest to switch to a 
> more common software which might be in more widespread use. OpenOffice 
> seems ot be a good compromise. In the worst case people can submit in 
> PPT and we create PDF from it with OpenOffice.
> Thoughts?

Several people explicitly answered to this mail saying: Please ODP only (& what is Skribus, btw?). I'll prepare a motion for the meeting on this behalf. 

do we have an ODP file that we can use to copy & paste contents to (does not need to be a great template, just a regular file with a master page should be fine)? 

Best regards, 

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