[Design] Last Call - 0.7 alpha non-code deliverables plan
twl at osafoundation.org
Fri Mar 10 10:33:29 PST 2006
Sheila Mooney wrote:
>>> + There are no special demos, screen shots etc. for an alpha
>>> release. The
>>> existing demos/screens shots for 0.6 would remain on the project page.
>> see my comment above. I think there should be "some" screen shots
>> showing new UI available for the 1st time in this alpha release, e.g.
>> list grouping.
> Where would you put this? On the readme. Keep in mind that some of the
> UI will be "test UI". For instance, we will likely not have the search
> box in the toolbar until alpha 3 but have a popup search dialog in the
> interim for alpha 2. It doesn't make sense to show some temp UI that
> probably won't look great anyhow. Perhaps the right approach will be
> to evaluate this per release. For example, it may not be appropriate
> to have screen shots in alpha 2 but maybe for alpha 3.
I'm not advocating that we include screenshots, etc, but the Eclipse
project does do this kind of thing. Here's an example
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