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=== 2015 ===
=== 2015 ===

* [https://inkscape.org/gallery/item/7056/ 2015-12-04]
* [https://inkscape.org/gallery/item/6886/ 2015-11-06]
* [https://inkscape.org/gallery/item/6701/ 2015-10-02]
* [https://inkscape.org/gallery/item/6701/ 2015-10-02]
* [https://inkscape.org/gallery/item/6886/ 2015-11-06]
* [https://inkscape.org/gallery/item/7056/ 2015-12-04]

=== 2014 ===
=== 2014 ===

Revision as of 19:41, 1 May 2018

Place and Time

We meet in #inkscape-devel on freenode.

Board meetings are typically the first Friday of each month.

Everybody in the Inkscape community is invited to participate.

Next meeting: 10:00 PDT/17:00 UTC/19:00 CEST, (click for world clock), Fri, 4th May, 2018. (Time is fixed to 10 AM Pacific Time.)

Meetings should be announced in advance on inkscape-devel and inkscape-board mailing lists.


  • Future meetings/hackfests.
    • GUADEC 2018 - July 6th-11th (Ameria, Spain) GTK conference
    • LGM 2019 - May 30th-June 3rd (Saarbrucken, Germany) Proposed. (About two hours by train from Paris.)
  • Merchandise sales
    • Spreadshirt [cr][
    • Evaluate self-serve merchandise sales - spreadshirt, cafepress, Golden Ribbon, Think Penguin or similar [Mc]
  • Preliminary preparations for 0.93 [tav]
    • Fix GPLv3 licensing (gimp widgets)
    • Gtk3 migration status / todo's?
    • Release management advice/review [tav]
  • Other Business

Other Agenda Items

  • Sponsor acceptance policy
  • Funded development [bryce]
    • Identify Manager/Reviewer/Second for each of the jobs
    • How should we advertise the jobs?
  • Outreachy: Next round starts in August [1]

Action Items

  • Future hackfests
    • Hackfest organizational tips (Need to document this someplace)
      • Process: Have folks propose options, and then trade off cost projections and benefits
      • Try to organize group lodging (same hotel, rented/air-bnb house, http://www.linuxhotel.de/community.en.html, etc.)
      • Send a scout ahead of time to help avoid slummy accommodations
      • Catered lunches help keep everyone focused (we're already reimbursing on lunches, so cost differential isn't huge, and it saves hassle all around)
      • Boots on the ground at a location can be a huge help if plans go awry
      • Prefer locations with local inkscape community on the ground
  • Funded development [bryce]
  • Add a C++-11 conversion project with tasks detailed to the Roadmap for 0.93 or later. [valavanisalex]
  • Regularly check sponsor ads / sponsor mentions on the website:
    • Advance Systems: added Dec 9th, 2016
    • Deals Land UK: added June, 21st, 2017

Blocked Action Items

  • Privacy Policy [drmo] ~ Blocked waiting on time availability by SFC
  • Amend CoC reporting section ~ Waiting until we have a dedicated email, e.g. abuse@inkscape.org

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