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Re: Project Management update.

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2013 17:50:08 -0500
Message-ID: <512401A0.6080106@w3.org>
To: Jonathan Garbee <jonathan@garbee.me>
CC: "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Love it.

Regards-
-Doug

On 2/19/13 5:35 PM, Jonathan Garbee wrote:
> So, this is about to get inceptiony. Due to a bug in the current ACL
> setup for TBG, the "General" settings actually don't work as they
> should. :P So each project's permissions need to be manually set, which
> makes creating them more time consuming then I originally estimated. It
> won't be too bad though, just need to take them on one at a time
> compared to rushing through creating them all at once as initially planned.
>
> Now, time for inception. I went ahead (completely without asking anyone)
> and setup a project for tracking issues with the bug genie install (yes,
> you can burn me at the stake for not asking, but let's do that after it
> is all configured.) It is public and located here (
> http://project.webplatform.org/prmg .) The "prmg" in the URL is for
> "Project Management" and the actual title is "Project Management
> System." So, for any issues or questions about using the system, just
> post in there. There is one issue in particular currently which is about
> the import of the current projects located here (
> http://project.webplatform.org/prmg/issues/PRMG-2 .) It has the list I
> am going to import the current projects in. Please comment if you have
> any suggestions or problems with the import order.
>
> Thanks,
> -Garbee
>
>
> On Tue, Feb 19, 2013 at 1:43 PM, Scott Rowe <scottrowe@google.com
> <mailto:scottrowe@google.com>> wrote:
>
>     Looking good, Garbee!
>     +Scott
>
>
>
>     On Sat, Feb 16, 2013 at 4:19 PM, Jonathan Garbee <jonathan@garbee.me
>     <mailto:jonathan@garbee.me>> wrote:
>
>         So, here we are. The Bug Genie is installed at
>         http://project.webplatform.org ! It is currently empty, so don't
>         go rushing over just yet. I'm finishing up a project that I have
>         been caught up in for about a month now within the next two
>         days. So, Tuesday or Wednesday will be when I begin configuring
>         our TBG install.
>
>         I'm estimating that should take me about two work days to get
>         done and test, perhaps three if I end up getting confused in the
>         ACL (which is pretty easy to do.) After that I will begin
>         importing the issues from the current Bugzilla repo into the new
>         system. This will be done one component per day to try and not
>         burn myself out in the move and to try and do some extra cleanup
>         as well. As each component's move is completed I will update the
>         list to know to start using TBG for those issues. As far as the
>         order of the move, I will email out the order they will be done
>         the day I start, needless to say Content and Infrastructure are
>         on the top of my list.
>
>         Probably the biggest question, support/documentation for TBG.
>         This, isn't a good answer I'm afraid. There is very little
>         documentation on TBG's actual usage. So at first, it really is
>         just ask me any questions you have via any method you can
>         (coming to my house excluded, my dogs like to bark at new
>         visitors and it drives me nuts.) I will work on documenting the
>         actual usage of TBG first for us. Once that documentation is
>         completed I will work on documenting administration aspects of
>         usage.
>
>         If anyone has any specific questions about this process, please
>         just let me know.
>
>         Thanks for your time,
>         -Garbee
>
>
>
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