[openbeos-cdt] Re: What's going on here?

  • From: "Stuart McCoy" <stubear@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <openbeos-cdt@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 22 Apr 2002 08:01:08 -0400

I think everything has toned down a bit because the work has become work
instead of some sort of free-for-all art contest.  Until a name can be
chosen for the OS there is little reason to work on any of the other design
projects as they all depend on the name.  Even then, once a name is chosen,
an identity will follow before the icons, wallpaper and GUI elements can be

To be honest, I've been a little disappointed in the turnout in the
discussions concerning the name.  Out of a forty some odd group, roughly a
quarter of the people participated in any meaningful way (including
submissions to the freelists mailing list).  However, this being a volunteer
project, you take what you can get.

I'm going to pass a list along to Michael with my recommendations for a name
and see what his comments are.  Hopefully by week's end I will know where
this group stands in relation to the work that needs to be done and those
who still wish to participate in this group will be given the opportunity to

-----Original Message-----
From: openbeos-cdt-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:openbeos-cdt-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Kristof Polleunis
aka BeAdingo
Sent: Monday, April 22, 2002 2:31 AM
To: Stuart McCoy
Cc: openbeos-cdt@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [openbeos-cdt] What's going on here?

Hi everyone,

What's going on.  This was a vibrant group, lots of
ideas where being discussed things started to get
moving and now I can't help getting the impression
that everbody gives up on CDT.

Are the discussions being held elsewhere?  Freelists
is down, the forum is down and no info is coming in.
To get the group back on tracks and get things moving
was why we had a change of teamlead or am I wrong?
Why do I still have the impression that nothing seems
to happen and the internal communication has become
worse?  I'm not here to criticize anyone but I must
see I'm worried and start to have my doubts about the


Kristof Polleunis


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