> Developers Meeting
> 2011-11-28 (Nov 28)
Andy Hatchett, Geir Thorud, Robert Burkhead, Tamura Jones, Dovy Paukstys, Louis Kessler, GeneJ Composer.
Absent by notice: Roger Moffat
a. Kessler on track, releases Behold
b. RootsMagic v5 released
c. Andy Hatchett has created his Go-To-Meeting account and will begin sponsoring the Developers Meetings next Monday. (TY Andy.)
ITEM 1: Behold release (added item)
Louis Kessler updated the group on his successful Behold release. He commented about a few release-related blogs and discussions.
Positive comments from Andy about his experience importing material to Behold. Louis described irregularities he discovered in some GEDCOMs exported by other programs.
ITEM 2: Update about International Citations work
Geir's "...data model for sources and citations" will be posted to the wiki today; discussions about the presentation should continue on the wiki.
Some discussion about the need for BetterGEDCOM to support simplified approaches to documentation. Discussions will continue on the wiki.
ITEM 3: Update about SourceTemplates.org work
Dovy has returned from his holiday travel he will have more to report after re-connecting with his team.
ITEM 4: Update about "Developing the Organization"
The ad-hoc committee continued work on Clarke 4. The presentation last week was felt too detailed; currently being revised.
Next group meeting will be Wednesday morning; Dovy hopes Earl Mott will be able to attend that meeting.
Tamura highlighted RootsMagic's webinar tomorrow
(Tuesday) about the new features in v5.
Over the weekend, Wm Flight (GenBox developer) posted notice to the GenBox list about continued progress on the next version.
The meeting opened at 10:00 a.m.; adjourned at 11:30 a.m. Pacific Time (US)
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