[scribus-dev] Scripter: Your feedback is required

ale rimoldi ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Thu Apr 10 13:49:09 UTC 2014


> On 04/10/2014 05:57 AM, ale rimoldi wrote:
> > of course, joao's help is very welcome! most of all, his expertise
> > in the field!
> > but i'd really love, if the team tried to get jain to finish his
> > work... you know, as an external guy, i have not many ways to tell
> > a team member -- even a dormant one -- what he has to do...
> > 
> > 
> > also, henning, the original author of the new scripter was willing
> > to further contribute to the scriper and had some ideas for
> > improvements. another door, where the team could gently knock...
> > 
> jain was already contacted and is having family issues. This seems to
> be a recurrent problem, so it seems unrealistic to think that he will
> suddenly become available to contribute. Off and on contribution is
> not helpful to the project.
> Surely henning knows Scribus is still here and presumably he's taken a
> look at Scripter2 from time to time.
> Scripter2 needs someone to take charge of it and either have the time
> to fix/improve it or be able to organize a few people to tackle it,
> perhaps including jain and henning if and when they are available.
> That said, waiting for joao's input might bring us an even better
> Scripter2+ with further enhancements.
> Let's face it, Scripter2 seems to be an orphan no one wants to adopt.

well personally, i'd love to take care of the new scripter (please,
don't call it scripter 2... otherwise we will have an entry "scripter
2" in the navigation...), but

- i have other (scribus) priorities right now

- i don't see a reason why i should commit on anything if nobody else
  is committing to anything...


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